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Table 2 Number, origin and host of the APH_0919/APH_0922 and drhm gene positive and negative A. phagocytophilum strains

From: The absence of the drhm gene is not a marker for human-pathogenicity in European Anaplasma phagocytophilum strains

Continent Host species
APH_0919/APH_0922-positive, drhm-positive (n = 482)
Europe (n = 478) Humans (Homo sapiens) (n = 35)
  Domestic animals (n = 235)
   Dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) (n = 67)
   Horses (Equus caballus) (n = 44)
   Cats (Felis catus) (n = 3)
   Cattle (Bos taurus) (n = 62)
   Sheep (Ovis aries) (n = 52)
   Goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) (n = 6)
   Water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) (n = 1)
  Large wild animals (n = 144)
   Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) (n = 51)
   Red deer (Cervus elaphus) (n = 33)
   Sika deer (Cervus nippon) (n = 9)
   Fallow deer (Dama dama dama) (n = 4)
   European bison (Bison bonasus) (n = 15)
   Mouflon (Ovis gmelini musimon) (n = 5)
   Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra) (n = 3)
   Ibex (Capra ibex) (n = 2)
   Wild boar (Sus scrofa) (n = 18)
   Red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) (n = 4)
  Small mammals (n = 30)
   Hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) (n = 30)
  Ticks (n = 34)
   I. ricinus (n = 33)
   I. frontalis (n = 1)
North America (n = 4) Domestic animal (n = 1)
   Horse (Equus caballus) (n = 1)
  Ticks (n = 3)
   I. scapularis (n = 3)
APH_0919/APH_0922-positive, drhm-negative (n = 23)
Europe (n = 6) Domestic animals (n = 3)
   Dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) (n = 3)
  Large wild animals (n = 3)
   Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) (n = 2)
   Red deer (Cervus elaphus) (n = 1)
North America (n = 17) Humans (Homo sapiens)a (n = 14)
  Domestic animal (n = 1)
   Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) (n = 1)
  Small mammals (n = 2)
   Jumping meadow mouse (Zapus hudsonius) (n = 1)
   Chipmunk (Tamias striatus) (n = 1)
APH_0919/APH_0922-negative, drhm-negative (n = 27)
Europe (n = 27) Small mammals (n = 25)
   Voles (Myodes glareolus, n = 19; Microtus arvalis, n = 3)
   Shrews (Sorex araneus) (n = 3)
  Ticks (n = 2)
   I. ricinus (n = 2)
  1. aTwo strains have been reported previously [27]