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Table 1 The prevalence of horses’ tick infestation on different farms during different seasons in Israel. The number of infested horses per the number on examined horses (%) are specified for each farm

From: Species distribution and seasonal dynamics of equine tick infestation in two Mediterranean climate niches in Israel

Farm Location Summer
(Jul-Aug 2014)
Autumn
(Nov-Dec 2014)
Winter
(Feb-Mar 2015)
Spring
(May-Jun 2015)
Mean (%)
Aa,b 33°13'25.8"N, 35°77'70.7"E 15/18 (83.3) 0/18 (0) 1/18 (5.5) 5/17 (29.4) 29.6
B 32°51'44.8"N, 34°94'99.9"E 0/9 (0) 0/9 (0) 0/7 (0) 1/9 (11.1) 2.9
C 32°52'95"N, 34°92'67.3"E 0/5 (0) 0/6 (0) 0/4 (0) 0/4 (0) 0
Da,b 32°73'16˝N, 35°00'63.1"E 24/25 (96) 0/41 (0) 23/38 (60.5) 36/36 (100) 59.3
E 32°95'91.2"N, 35°80'30.7"E 0/33 (0) 0/25 (0) 0/26 (0) 0/26 (0) 0
F 29°94'16.1"N, 35°06'46.9"E 0/16 (0) 0/15 (0) 0/15 (0) 0/14 (0) 0
G 32°90'48.1"N, 35°54'97"E 0/13 (0) 0/11 (0) 0/9 (0) 0/9 (0) 0
H 33°01'64.6"N, 35°26'38.8"E 2/11 (18.2) 1/10 (10) 0/7 (0) 0/9 (0) 8.1
I 32°92'95.9"N, 35°15'08"E 4/29 (13.8) 0/31 (0) 0/31 (0) 1/29 (3.4) 4.2
J 31°92'27.8"N, 34°82'11.9"E 11/9 (11.1) 11.1
Ka 32°83'28.5"N, 35°78'35.7"E 3/14 (21.4) 1/11 (9.1) 0/11 (0) 7/9 (77.8) 24.4
La,c 30°36'26.4"N, 35°15'51.4"E 7/9 (77.8) 7/9 (77.8) 5/8 (62.5) 7/7 (100) 78.8
Ma,c 31°75'21"N, 35°15'01.6"E 18/18 (100) 28/28 (100) 19/28 (67.9) 28/28 (100) 91.2
N 32°55'68"N, 35°39'29.9"E 0/10 (10) 0/9 (0) 0/9 (0) 0/9 (0) 0
O 31°75'25.5"N, 35°46'62.9"E 0/17 (0) 0/17 (0) 0/17 (0) 0
P 32°82'17.9"N, 35°19'01.1"E 0/6 (0) 0/4 (0) 0/4 (0) 0
Q 32°67'58.5"N, 35°22'39.8"E 0/8 (0) 0/5 (0) 0
Ra 31°88'32"N, 34°85'92.3"E 0/17 (0) 0/18 (0) 5/17 (29.4) 9.6
S 32°61'13.2"N, 34°99'14.4"E 0/6 (0) 0/7 (0) 0/8 (0) 0
Ta,c 32°06'84.2"N, 34°82'47.8"E 9/10 (90) 10/10 (100) 95
U 32°07'66.8"N, 34°92'27.6"E 4/6 (66.7) 2/6 (33.3) 50
V 31°98'04.9"N, 34°92'76.9"E 0/38 (0) 0
W 31°30'40.9"N, 34°52'48.6"E 0/12 (0) 0
X 30°65'87.5"N, 35°23'96.5"E 0/5 (0) 0
Mean (%)   33.8 17.1 15.1 38 25
  1. aFarms in which horses are kept on pasture
  2. bFarms located in the CMR
  3. cFarms located in the GH