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Table 4 Tick species, location and number of instars collected from horses

From: A survey of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) of companion animals in Australia

   Number of instars
Species State Larvae Nymphs Males Females Instar total Number of hosts
Amblyomma triguttatum triguttatum NSW 0 0 0 1 1 1
QLD 0 0 0 4 4 1
WA 0 1 0 9 10 8
Haemaphysalis bancrofti NSW 0 1 2 10 13 3
QLD 0 2 1 6 9 5
Haemaphysalis longicornis NSW 0 27 0 176 203 14
QLD 0 2 0 2 4 2
Ixodes holocyclus NSW 0 5 2 33 40 11
QLD 0 0 6 51 57 10
Ixodes tasmani QLD 0 0 0 1 1 1
Rhipicephalus australis QLD 0 1 0 2 3 1
Total   0 39 11 295 345 57a
  1. a The total number of horses sampled in this study was n = 42. The total number of host records presented in Table 4 (n = 57) is inflated due repeated measures that occurred in cases where more than one tick species was identified on a host