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Table 5 Abundance of haemoparasites by year, site, host sex and age class

From: Long-term spatiotemporal stability and dynamic changes in the haemoparasite community of spiny mice (Acomys dimidiatus) in four montane wadis in the St. Katherine Protectorate, Sinai, Egypt

  Species richness Babesia sp. Bartonella sp. Haemobartonella sp. Trypanosoma acomys Hepatozoon sp.
  Mean ± S.E.M. Mean ± S.E.M. Mean ± S.E.M. Mean ± S.E.M. Mean ± S.E.M. Mean ± S.E.M.
Year
 2000 1.23 0.063 0.11 0.079 0.04 0.024 5.17 0.502 4.19 1.279 8.65 1.889
 2004 1.53 0.058 2.81 2.318 61.72 39.432 15.73 3.435 5.55 1.337 20.29 4.884
 2008 1.02 0.047 0.15 0.056 0.07 0.063 7.18 2.159 0.94 0.249 23.98 4.334
 2012 0.68 0.050 0 0 0.05 0.020 1.30 0.211 1.29 0.330 15.75 5.146
Site
 Arbaein 0.81 0.042 0.07 0.055 0.05 0.019 8.93 2.543 0.03 0.026 3.84 1.167
 Gebal 0.94 0.059 3.75 3.147 69.78 52.114 13.09 3.319 0.11 0.113 1.10 0.583
 Gharaba 1.03 0.060 0.03 0.026 0.06 0.036 3.28 0.571 4.65 1.438 15.59 2.629
 Tlah 1.52 0.056 0.17 0.06 8.89 7.929 5.76 1.797 5.77 0.925 43.14 6.835
Sex
 Males 1.08 0.043 0.25 0.073 5.72 5.394 7.68 1.820 1.55 0.262 16.21 2.741
 Females 1.12 0.039 1.22 1.079 24.23 17.889 7.29 1.352 3.88 0.766 19.30 3.433
Age
 Class 1 0.95 0.057 0.38 0.122 63.32 44.54 8.98 3.046 1.66 0.419 2.25 0.772
 Class 2 1.26 0.062 0.13 0.097 1.09 0.757 6.44 1.897 3.23 0.531 29.32 6.697
 Class 3 1.09 0.039 1.32 1.183 2.58 2.365 7.32 1.375 3.18 0.806 19.00 2.664
  1. Significant main effects are highlighted in bold