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Table 1 Species and numbers of small mammals captured and seropositive for B. hermsii antibodies on island sites

From: Host associations and genomic diversity of Borrelia hermsii in an endemic focus of tick-borne relapsing fever in western North America

  Wild Horse Island    Melita Island   Total  
Species 2008 2009 2010 2009 2010 No. positive/No. tested % Positive
P. maniculatus 3/52a 2/10 0/52 NPb NP 5/114 4.4
T. hudsonicus 24/26 12/12 3/3 7/7 19/25 65/73 89.0
Microtus sp. 0 0/1 0 0/1 0/2 0/2 0
Total 27/78 14/23 3/55 7/8 19/25 70/189 37.0
  1. aNumber positive/number tested
  2. bNP, not present