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Table 3 Parameter estimates from mixed effects models with (arcsin[sqrt]) proportion of (A) larvae, (B) nymphs, and (C) adult ticks as response ticks on red deer, Norway

From: Attachment site selection of life stages of Ixodes ricinus ticks on a main large host in Europe, the red deer (Cervus elaphus)

Parameter Estimate SE Lower 95% CL Upper 95% CL
A. Larvae     
Intercept 0.6109 0.0402 0.5305 0.6913
Bodypart (groin vs. leg) −0.5594 0.0527 −0.6647 −0.4541
Bodypart (neck vs. leg) −0.5670 0.0541 −0.6752 −0.4588
Bodypart (ear vs. leg) −0.4536 0.0496 −0.5527 −0.3544
Bodypart (back vs. leg) −0.4508 0.1075 −0.6658 −0.2358
B. Nymphs     
Intercept 0.9479 0.0478 0.8524 1.0434
Bodypart (groin vs. leg) −0.7018 0.0646 −0.8310 −0.5727
Bodypart (neck vs. leg) −0.7835 0.0661 −0.9157 −0.6512
Bodypart (ear vs. leg) 0.2680 0.0607 0.1466 0.3894
Bodypart (back vs. leg) −0.9450 0.1310 −1.2071 −0.6830
C. Adults     
Intercept 0.0230 0.0447 −0.0664 0.1124
Bodypart (groin vs. leg) 1.2677 0.0608 1.1461 1.3894
Bodypart (neck vs. leg) 1.3564 0.0622 1.2319 1.4809
Bodypart (ear vs. leg) 0.2526 0.0572 0.1382 0.3669
Bodypart (back vs. leg) 1.3816 0.1232 1.1352 1.6280
  1. Individual ID of red deer was a random term in the models.