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Table 1 The number of the identified flea species and Bartonella infection rate per flea pool by host species (gltA)

From: First molecular detection and characterization of zoonotic Bartonella species in fleas infesting domestic animals in Tunisia

Flea species Cat Dog Sheep Goat Total
C. felis 51 289 341 1122 1803
C. canis 0 266 0 0 266
P. irritans 0 109 0 0 109
Total 51 664 341 1122 2178
Bartonella infection rate per pool in fleas % (X/Y) 33.3 (8/24) 32.7 (97/296) 5.8 (10/170) 1.6 (6/376) 14 (121/866)
  1. Abbreviations: X number of pools positive for Bartonella DNA, Y number of tested flea pools