Table 2

Mean questing Ixodes ricinus larva, nymph, and adult abundance indices per sampling site and for the global study area

Sampling siteMean abundance index (no. of ticks/100 m)
LarvaNymphAdult
CN0.05.90.2
DG2.16.80.1
PE73.819.50.3
PIa14.468.41.1
PL3.34.80.2
PRO28.15.30.0
SB82.627.40.4
SO27.993.62.0
SU165.37.80.0
Total42.022.40.4
  • a Site PI was not considered for statistical modeling.