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Table 1 List of the environmental variables used in this study

From: Implications of climate change on the distribution of the tick vector Ixodes scapularis and risk for Lyme disease in the Texas-Mexico transboundary region

Variable Description
BIO1 Annual Mean Temperature
BIO3 Isothermality
BIO5 Maximum Temperature of Warmest Month
BIO6 Minimum Temperature of Coldest Month
BIO7 Temperature Annual Range (maximum temperature of warmest month – minimum temperature of coldest month)
BIO9 Mean Temperature of Driest Quarter
BIO10 Mean Temperature of Warmest Quarter
BIO11 Mean Temperature of Coldest Quarter
BIO12 Annual Precipitation
BIO13 Precipitation of Wettest Month
BIO14 Precipitation of Driest Month
BIO15 Precipitation Seasonality (Coefficient of Variation)
BIO16 Precipitation of Wettest Quarter
BIO17 Precipitation of Driest Quarter
BIO18 Precipitation of Warmest Quarter
BIO19 Precipitation of Coldest Quarter