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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Reproduction of the winter tick, Dermacentor albipictus, under field conditions in Alberta, Canada.
The development of the winter tick, Dermacentor albipictus, and its effect on the hair coat of moose, Alces alces, of central Alberta, Canada.
Effects of Dermacentor albipictus (Acari: Ixodidae) on blood composition, weight gain, and hair coat of moose, Alces alces.
Grooming by moose (Alces alces) infested with the winter tick, Dermacentor albipictus (Acari): a mechanism for premature loss of winter hair.
The winter tick Dermacentor albipictus (Packard, 1869) on moose, Alces alces (L.
Locations of moose in northwestern Canada with hair loss probably caused by the winter tick, Dermacentor albipictus (Acari: Ixodidae).