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Table 1 Distribution of Borrelia and Anaplasma in field-collected I. scapularis ticks from Massachusetts

From: Bacterial microbiomes of Ixodes scapularis ticks collected from Massachusetts and Texas, USA

Sex No. of I. scapularis Borrelia +ve Anaplasma +ve Borrelia- Anaplasma + ve
Male 32 21 (66%) 6 (19%) 5 (16%)
Female 30 18 (60%) 3 (10%) 2 (7%)
Total 62 39 (63%) 9 (15%) 7 (11%)