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Table 1 Ixodes holocyclus and I. ricinus ticks collected from different hosts and the environment

From: Inhibition of the endosymbiont “Candidatus Midichloria mitochondrii” during 16S rRNA gene profiling reveals potential pathogens in Ixodes ticks from Australia

Tick Instar or Sex Number of ticks Hosts or Questing (number of ticks)
Ixodes holocyclus 196  
Nymph 15 Questing (15)
Male 41 Questing (41)
Female 140 Bos taurus (4), Canis familiaris (26), Corvus coronoides (1), Cracticus tibicen (1), Echidna (Family: Tachyglossidae) (1), Felis catus (5), Homo sapiens (26), Macropus spp. (9), Trichosurus vulpecula (14), Questing (53).
Ixodes ricinus 30  
Nymph 20 Questing (20)
Female 10 Questing (10)