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Table 1 Single and co-infestations of people with lice of different lice clades

From: Molecular identification of head lice collected in Franceville (Gabon) and their associated bacteria

Clade No. of people infested (%) (N = 86) No. of lice (%) (N = 691) Bacteria detected by clade (frequency)
Single infestation 81 (94.2)  
 Clade A 73 (84.9) 515 (74.6) A. baumannii (n = 9), A. nosocomialis (n = 2), A. pittii, Borrelia spp. (n = 3)
 Clade C 8 (9.3) 175 (25.3) A. baumannii (n = 4)
 Clade E 0 1 (0.1  
Co-infestation 5 (5.8)  
 Clade A + C 4 (4.6)  
 Clade A + E 0  
 Clade C + E 0  
 Clade A + C + E 1 (1.2)