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Table 2 Means and standard deviations of tick counts in different body zones in four Colombian cattle breeds

From: Tick burden in Bos taurus cattle and its relationship with heat stress in three agroecological zones in the tropics of Colombia

Body zone Blanco Orejinegro San Martinero Romosinuano Costeño con Cuernos
Z1 0.7 ± 2.5 2.3 ± 5.9 0.6 ± 1.9 2.4 ± 8.7
Z2 0.0 ± 0.3 5.6 ± 8.1 0.0 ± 0.1 0.0 ± 0.1
Z3 2.2 ± 3.8 0.4 ± 1.9 2.5 ± 4.0 4.0 ± 6.4
Z4 10.9 ± 14.4 1.0 ± 2.4 4.6 ± 6.9 7.2 ± 11.1
Z5 2.0 ± 4.0 7.2 ± 12.2 5.8 ± 10.2 9.4 ± 15.1
  1. Note: Values shown are means ± standard deviation
  2. Abbreviations: Z1, head and neck; Z2, back and loin; Z3, forelegs, shoulders and ribs; Z4, rear legs; (udder), fore and rear flank; Z5, rump and tail