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Table 2 Distribution of individual ticks on different regions of the body of Eurasian eagle owl (Bubo bubo) nestlings

From: Five ixodid tick species including two morphotypes of Rhipicephalus turanicus on nestlings of Eurasian eagle owl (Bubo bubo) from south-eastern Bulgaria

Body part No. of cases (no. of nestlings) No. of ticks
Face and mandible 16 222
Eyelids 9 22
Lore 3 7
Chin 6 36
Forehead 1 4
Neck 2 26
Toes 2 2
Cloacal region 1 1