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Table 1 Geographic location, number of bats tested and number of samples positive for coronavirus in Madagascar

From: Detection of new genetic variants of Betacoronaviruses in Endemic Frugivorous Bats of Madagascar

Sampling region/site Geographic location Period of capture Nb. bats captured Species No. samples tested throat/fecal No. samples positive throat/fecal
Toliara Southwest Feb. 2007 85 Eidolon dupreanum 0/85 0/0
Anosibe An’ala Northeast Feb. 2010 55 Rousettus madagascariensis 55/19 0/0
Menabe Southwest Jun. 2010 Jul. 2011     
Manamby    3 Pteropus rufus 3/3 0/0
Befasy    3 Pteropus rufus 3/3 0/0
Ankiliabo    48 Pteropus rufus 48/48 0/5
   1 Eidolon dupreanum 1/1 0/0
Mahabo    9 Pteropus rufus 9/9 0/2
   8 Eidolon dupreanum 8/8 0/1
Bemanonga    13 Pteropus rufus 13/13 0/6
   2 Eidolon dupreanum 2/2 0/0
Anjohibe Northwest Nov. 2010 Nov. 2011 124 Rousettus madagascariensis 123/122 0/0
Total    351   265/313 0/14