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Table 3 Tick stages and species collected across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, from equids

From: Risk factors associated with tick infestations on equids in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, with notes on Rickettsia massiliae detection

Tick species Horse (N/M/F) Donkey (N/M/F) Mule (N/M/F) Total (%) Mean (SD) P value (χ2)
Rh. microplus 29/65/91 16/36/58 7/14/25 341 (62) 113.7 (69.57) 0.0041 (15.32, 4)
Rh. haemaphysaloides 10/14/20 11/21/30 3/6/11 126 (23) 38.67 (21.3)
Rh. turanicus 2/6/10 0/4/9 1/4/3 39 (7) 16.33 (10.41)
Rh. sanguineus 1/3/6 4/6/8 0/2/3 33 (6) 11.00 (6.557)
H. anatolicum 1/3/2 0/2/1 0/0/2 11 (2) 4.333 (1.528)
  1. Values in table are presented as a number unless indicated otherwise
  2. F Female, M male, N nymph, SD standard deviation