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Table 1 Host and geographical origin of the A. phagocytophilum -positive samples used for MLVA technique development

From: A new multiple-locus variable-number tandem repeat analysis reveals different clusters for Anaplasma phagocytophilum circulating in domestic and wild ruminants

Host Geographical origin Number of samples
Human strain HZ USA, Minnesota 1
Human strain webster USA, Wisconsin 1
Cattle (Bos taurus) France (see Figure 1) 67
Sheep (Ovis aries) France (7) 7
Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) France (8, 12 ,21) 15
Red deer (Cervus elaphus) France (1, 8, 19) 4
Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) France (22) 1
Horse (Equus caballus) France (20) 2
Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) France (20) 1
Tick (Rhipicephalus bursa) France (2, 7, 9) 19
Tick (Rhipicephalus sanguineus) France (2, 7, 9) 5
Tick (Rhipicephalus turanicus) France (9) 1
Tick (Ixodes scapularis) USA 1
  1. Between brackets: French department number (for the location of the French departments on the map of France, see Figure 1).