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Table 4 Ticks collected from domestic cats in the USA by species, stage, and month of collection (corrected version)

From: Correction to: Show us your ticks: a survey of ticks infesting dogs and cats across the USA

Species Stage Total Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Amblyomma americanum F 93 0 0 2 6 45 33 6 0 1 0 0 0
M 32 0 0 1 2 15 11 0 1 1 0 1 0
N 92 0 0 2 9 27 20 5 22 6 1 0 0
L 126 0 0 0 0 0 7 27 41 39 12 0 0
Dermacentor variabilis F 48 0 0 1 1 20 13 7 1 1 0 4 0
M 41 0 0 0 4 13 7 8 1 0 0 8 0
N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ixodes scapularis F 225 8 0 4 2 12 4 1 0 3 110 53 28
M 41 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 28 5 3
N 19 0 0 0 1 7 8 1 0 2 0 0 0
L 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other F 20 0 2 0 0 1 5 8 2 1 0 1 0
M 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
N 115 22 0 0 0 0 9 3 29 18 13 4 17
L 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 0 0 0
Total   891 33 2 10 25 141 121 69 98 104 163 76 48
  1. Other submitted ticks included O. megnini, R. sanguineus sensu lato, A. maculatum, D. albipictus, I. affinis, I. angustus, I. cookei, I. pacificus, H. longicornis, and D. andersoni
  2. F female, M male, N nymph, L larva