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Volume 25, Number 4—April 2019

Distribution, Host-Seeking Phenology, and Host and Habitat Associations of Haemaphysalis longicornis Ticks, Staten Island, New York, USA

Danielle M. Tufts1Comments to Author , Meredith C. VanAcker1, Maria P. Fernandez, Anthony DeNicola, Andrea Egizi, and Maria A. Diuk-Wasser
Author affiliations: Columbia University, New York, New York, USA (D.M. Tufts, M.C. VanAcker, M.P. Fernandez, M.A. Diuk-Wasser)

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Table 2

Number of Haemaphysalis longicornis ticks removed from 16 deer on Staten Island, New York, USA

Location* Adult Nymph Larvae Total
City University of New York College of Staten Island, n = 10 7 1 193 201
Clay Pit Ponds State Park Reserve, n = 3 56 63 217 336
Mount Loretto State Forest, n = 2 90 4 63 157
Freshkills Park, n = 1 15 6 140 161
Total, n = 16 168 74 613 855

*Values indicate no. deer screened at each location.

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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