|Specimen||Procedure||Amount of specimen||Conditions of transportation and storage||Testing results obtained in (days)|
|Macroscopy, microscopy||Arthropod or it's maggot||At room temperature – 1 day.|
Shipment in a tube.
|Live tick||Determination of Borrelia spp. in tick using dark field microscopy or in stained smear||Live tick||At room temperature – 1 day.|
Shipment of specimens – in a tube with humid condition