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Table 4 Tick burden by categories of the adaptability index (means ± standard errors) 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

  Blanco Orejinegro San Martinero Romosinuano Costeño con Cuernos
Overall 17.7 ± 2.1a 21.0 ± 1.8b 12.8 ± 2.6a 31.8 ± 2.3c
AI category
≤ 2 16.1 ± 2.6abx 19.6 ± 2.3bx 9.4 ± 3.0ax 30.8 ± 2.6cx
> 2 19.3 ± 2.2ax 22.3 ± 2.1by 16.2 ± 2.9ay 32.8 ± 2.6bx
  1. abMeans with different superscripts in the same row are significantly different (P < 0.05)
  2. xyMeans with different superscripts in the same column are significantly different (P < 0.05)