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Table 4 Distribution of detected Rickettsia spp. in the tick species

From: Prevalence of Rickettsia species in ticks including identification of unknown species in two regions in Kazakhstan

Tick species R. raoultii R. slovaca Candidatus R. yenbekshikazakhensis” “Genotype R. talgarensis” Total No. of tick pools
I. persulcatus 0 0 0 3 3 243
H. punctata 0 0 80 0 80 104
D. marginatus 119 3 0 0 122 129
D. reticulatus 3 0 0 0 3 3
Hy. asiaticum 1 0 0 0 1 17
Rh. turanicus 0 0 0 0 0 5
Total 123 3 80 3 209 501
  1. Note: For three samples no sequences were obtained