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Table 6 Samples and species.

From: Orthomyxo-, paramyxo- and flavivirus infections in wild waterfowl in Finland

Species   Blood samples (%) Swab samples (%)
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 155 (50.0) 55 (47.8)
Common teal Anas crecca 84 (27.1) 37 (32.2)
Eurasian wigeon Anas penelope 23 (7.4) 6 (5.2)
Common goldeneye Bucephala clangula 16 (5.2) 7 (6.1)
Greylag goose Anser anser 11 (3.5) 0
Northern pintail Anas acuta 6 (1.9) 6 (5.2)
Bean goose Anser fabalis 5 (1.6) 2 (1.7)
Garganey Anas querquedula 4 (1.3) 0
Tufted duck Aythya fuligula 3 (1.0) 1 (0.9)
Red-breasted merganser Mergus serrator 2 (0.6) 0
Common pochard Aythya ferina 1 (0.3) 1 (0.9)
Total   310 115
  1. Legend to Table 6: The sample size of blood samples collected on filterpaper strips and combined tracheal and cloacal swabs by bird species.