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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Evidence for an increased geographical distribution of Dermacentor reticulatus in Germany and detection of Rickettsia sp.
Detection of spotted fever group (SFG) rickettsiae in Dermacentor reticulatus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Poland.
Spatial distribution of Dermacentor reticulatus and Ixodes ricinus in Hungary: evidence for change?