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Table 1 The total submissions to the PSU Department of Entomology/Frost Entomological Museum from 1900 to 2017. Generic names that have been changed since the submission date are shown in parentheses

From: A 117-year retrospective analysis of Pennsylvania tick community dynamics

Species No. of submission lots No of specimens
Amblyomma americanum 183 196
Amblyomma cajennense 1 1
Amblyomma dissimile 8 8
Amblyomma longirostre 1 1
Amblyomma maculatum 5 5
Amblyomma (Aponomma) transversale 2 2
Amblyomma sp. 2 2
Argas cooleyi 2 2
Argas persicus 3 3
Carios (Ornithodoros) kelleyi 18 18
Dermacentor albipictus 81 107
Dermacentor andersoni 1 1
Dermacentor variabilis 1498 3172
Haemaphysalis chordeilis 1 1
Haemaphysalis leporispalustris 38 78
Ixodes affinis 1 1
Ixodes angustus 39 39
Ixodes cookei 661 897
Ixodes dentatus 115 120
Ixodes marxi 46 48
Ixodes muris 6 6
Ixodes scapularis 1395 1899
Ixodes texanus 16 111
Ixodes sp. 79 80
Rhipicephalus sanguineus 287 332
Rhipicephalus sp. 1 1
Not identified 1 1
Total 4491 7132