Dermacentor


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Dermacentor

[′dər·mə‚sen·tər]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of ticks, important as vectors of disease.
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spinigera) (37, 38), las cuales son mas abundantes en regiones endemicas, aunque tambien puede ser transmitido por los generos Ixodes, Dermacentor y Rhipicephalus (1, 30, 38).
Not to this only, Turkey was also reporting Ixodes, Haemaphysalis, Hyalomma, Dermacentor, and Rhipicephalus as major ticks' genera (Aydin and Bakirci, 2007).
Characteristics of a retrospective study of Bourbon virus in field-collected ticks, Missouri, USA, 2013 Amblyomma americanum Dermacentor variabilis Site Adults Nymphs Larvae Adults Nymphs Larvae 1 2,473 7,534 100 162 27 2a 267 2,822 141 14 28 13b 2,811 8,847 944 396 6 2 25 6 26 389 4,528 696 91 4 27 252 6,478 11 36 Total 6,192 30,209 1,751 832 51 30 Ixodes dentatus Total Haemaphysalis Site leporispalustris nymphs Adults Nymphs 1 2 8 10,306 2a 1 1 4 3,278 13b 1 3 9 13,020 * 25 6 26 5,708 27 1 6,778 Total 2 6 22 39,096 * * Includes 1 I.
Transovarial transmission of Francisella-like endosymbionts and Anaplasma phagocytophilum variants in Dermacentor albipictus (Acari: Ixodidae).
Dermacentor variabilis ticks are known to carry R rickettsii, the causative agent of RMSF, and R montanensis, a rickettsia of unknown human pathogenicity.
It is also indicated for the treatment and control of Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick) infestations for eight weeks in cats and kittens six months of age and older and weighing 2.
rickettsii is the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say).
Rocky Mountain spotted fever (Rickettsia rickettsia) Tularemia (Francisella tularensis) Heartland virus (Thogoto- virus) Amblyomma Gulf Coast Southeastern Rickettsia maculatum tick Gulf Coast parkeri rickettsiosis Dermacentor Rocky Rocky Rocky andersoni Mountain wood Mountain Mountain tick states & spotted fever south-western (Rickettsia Canada rickettsii) (elevation Colorado tick 4,000-10,500 fever ft.
En Colombia, especialmente en los tropicos, hay una fuerte evidencia de Amblyomma sp y Dermacentor por lo tanto, es probable que HRTV este circulando.
Off-host survival and reproductive success of adult female winter ticks, Dermacentor albipictus in seven habitat types of central Alberta.
Abbreviations: 2ME, [beta]-mercaptoethanol; AQP, aquaporin; BIB, Big Brain protein; DRIP, Drosophila intrinsic protein; DVIP, Dermacentor variabilis integral protein; Hg[Cl.
Das associacoes carrapato-hospedeiro encontradas, destacam-se os relatos, ineditos no pais, de Dermacentor nitens Neumann, 1897, e Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini, 1888) em L.