Influxdb bgpPeerOutTotal float and string types?

hi, it seems that pushing bgpPeerOutTotal from a dell switch it is trying to push it as a string but it was saved already as float for what i can read:

production.ERROR: InfluxDB exception: HTTP Code 400 {“error”:“partial write: field type conflict: input field “bgpPeerOutTotal” on measurement “bgp” is type string, already exists as type float dropped=1”}

any idea on what it could be?