Skip to main content

Table 1 Prevalence of Borreliae in Ixodes persulcatus ticks

From: Surveillance of Borrelia miyamotoi-carrying ticks and genomic analysis of isolates in Inner Mongolia, China

Location in Hulun Buir No. of ticks RF borreliae (including B. miyamotoi)-positive no. (%) LD borreliae-positive no. (%) Co-infection no. (%)
Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total
Genhe 56 60 116 6 (10.7) 4 (6.7) 10 (8.6) 36 (64.3) 33 (55.0) 69 (59.5) 3 (5.4) 0 3 (2.6)
Yakeshi 1023 1090 2113 58 (5.7) 50 (4.6) 108 (5.1) 439 (42.9) 512 (47.0) 951 (45.0) 11 (1.1) 43 (3.9) 54 (1.6)
Arong Banner 217 167 384 4 (1.8) 6 (3.6) 10 (2.6) 78 (35.9) 42 (25.1) 120 (31.3) 1 (0.5) 4 (2.4) 5 (2.1)
Arxan 22 21 43 4 (18.2) 2 (9.5) 6 (14.0) 9 (40.9) 15 (71.4) 24 (55.8) 1 (4.5) 0 1 (2.3)
Total 1315 1341 2656 72 (5.5) 62 (4.6) 134 (5.0) 562 (42.6) 602 (45.0) 1164 (43.8) 16 (1.2) 47 (3.5) 63 (2.4)