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Table 1 June TAMEs reduce seasonal abundance values of nymphal Ixodes scapularis

From: Adverse moisture events predict seasonal abundance of Lyme disease vector ticks (Ixodes scapularis)

Year Total ticks sampled per year Total June TAMEs (>8 h)
1997 765 20
1998 1744 12
1999 825 20
2000 1025 11
2001 1922 14
2002 2638 13
2003 1193 8
2004 912 16
2005 2044 3
2006 2541 7
2007 1740 14
2008 1417 11
2009 2118 4
2010 1631 9
Median 1685.5 11.5
Mean 1608.2 11.6
Standard Deviation 589.99 4.98
  1. Relative seasonal abundance values of nymphal Ixodes scapularis determined in 37 continuously drag-sampled study sites distributed across Rhode Island and total TAMEs (>8 h) recorded by Rhode Island NOAA stations in June of the same year (1997–2010).