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Table 6 The number of chigger mites collected from wild rodents in Gunwi and Sangju

From: Seasonal prevalence and species composition of mosquitoes and chigger mites collected from Daegu, Gunwi and Sangju in South Korea, 2014

Sites Rodents No. of collected rodents No. of rodents with chigger mites Infestation rate (%) No. of collected chigger mites Chigger index
Gunwi Apodemus agrarius 33 27 81.8 2336 70.8
Crocidura suaveolens 3 1 33.3 2 0.7
Micromys minutus 1 1 100 9 9.0
Microtus fortis 1 1 100 245 245.0
Sangju Apodemus agrarius 20 16 80.0 1,040 52.0
Crocidura suaveolens 22 4 18.2 9 2.4
Mus musculus 1 0 0 0 0