Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
A total of 200 wild pigeons, 82 young and 118 adults, captured from 12 localities in Ankara District, were examined for blood parasites. Haemoproteus columbae was found in 57% (114/200) of the pigeons examined, and no other blood parasites were detected.
Ankara, Blood parasites, Pigeon
GICIK, YUNUS and ARSLAN, M. ÖZKAN (2001) "Blood Parasites of Wild Pigeons in Ankara District," Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 25: No. 2, Article 6. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol25/iss2/6