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Table 2 The tick infestations of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Transylvania, Romania

From: Mesocarnivores and macroparasites: altitude and land use predict the ticks occurring on red foxes (Vulpes vulpes)

Tick species Number of foxes with ticks Male Female Nymphs Larvae Total
Ixodes canisuga 14 26 66 17 109
Ixodes hexagonus 110 12 144 1,827a 1,983a
Ixodes ricinus 44 62 146 9 2 219
Dermacentor marginatus 11 20 18 38
Total 158b 82 202 219 1846 2349
  1. aDoes not include the 2229 larvae of I. hexagonus collected from one individual fox
  2. bIncluding foxes harboring more than one tick species