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Genimuculata, L. 1% (McDonald et al. 2005). The four species had a similar prevalence. Declines had occurred in this area 5-9 years previously. 5% at >600 m (McDonald et al. 2005). A similar survey at Eungella National Park in east-central Queensland between 1994 and 1998 where declines had occurred in 198511986, revealed an overall prevalence of 15% in 474 samples of six species (Retallick et al. 2004). 4%. Infection levels in males, females and subadults did not differ within a given species, but did vary among species.

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