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Table 5 Relationship between tick species prevalence and environmental predictors

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

Tick species Altitude Land use
Arable Urban Forest Grassland
I. canisuga -0.09 0.09 0.04 -0.13* -0.02
I. hexagonus -0.1 0.12* 0.05 -0.1 -0.05
I. ricinus 0.08 -0.05 -0.04 0.1 -0.08
D. marginatus -0.19* 0.15* 0 -0.13* -0.03
Mixed infestations -0.17* 0.23* -0.11 -0.12* -0.14*
  1. *Correlations indicated in bold are significant at P < 0.05