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Definition of the noun dermacentor variabilis
What does dermacentor variabilis mean as a name of something?
- common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of Dermacentor variabilis: American dog tick / wood tick
- more generic terms: hard tick / ixodid = ticks having a hard shield on the back and mouth parts that project from the head
- member of: Dermacentor / genus Dermacentor = vectors of important diseases of man and animals
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Encyclopedia of Biology (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Dermacentor variabilis. In Wikipedia. Retrieved September 14, 2016, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dermacentor variabilis. Desmosome.
by Carrick Devine, M. Dikeman
Dermacentor occidentalis, Dermacentor pictus, Dermacentor silvarum, Dermacentor variabilis, Haemaphysalis longicornis, Haemaphysalis punctata, Haemaphysalis bispinosa, Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Haemaphysalis longicornis, ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
varies with the country; includes American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis); Australiandog tick (Ixodes holocyclus);British dog tick (Ixodes canisuga); brown dog tick (Rhipicephalus sanguineus); yellow dog tick (Haemaphysalisleachi leachi).
Including Parasites and Diseases of All Farm and Domestic Animals, Free-Living Wild Fauna, Fishes, Honeybee and Silkworm, and Parasites of Products of Animal Origin by Manuel Merino-Rodríguez
spotted-fever tick garrapata de la fiebre de las Montañas Rocosas еп el en fr el it de tick paralysis paralysie des tiques parálisis de garrapatas paralisi da zecche Zeckenlähmung Dermacentor variabilis en American dog tick fr tique du chien ...
Dictionary of Parasitology (2005)
by Peter J. Gosling
Dermacentor variabilis (human/veterinary parasitology) A three-host tick in the genus Dermacentor, that transmits Anaplasma marginale in cattle, tularemia in humans, is the chief vector of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the central and ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
Figure 4 Dermacentor variabilis adults (the American dog tick), male (left) and female (right), nonengorged, implicated in the transmission of Rickettsia rickettsii collected in Lawrence country, OH, USA. transovarial transmission, confirmed ...
by Joseph Segen
See Assisted reproductio human leukocyte antigens See HLA human monocytic ehrlichiosis Infectious disease An infection by Ehrlichia chaffeensis Vector Lone Star tick–Amblyomma americanum, possibly also Dermacentor variabilis ...
by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck
Reservoir hosts are bobcats and vector is the ixodid tick Dermacentor variabilis. It was recently suggested that C. felis is a Theileria species as C. taurotragi (-> Theileria). Disease — >Cytauxzoonosis. Cytokines Cytauxzoonosis Disease of ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Behavioral diapause occurs in Dermacentor albipictus, Dermacentor andersoni and Dermacentor variabilis to ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
depth profiling Dermacentor variabilis depth profiling Spectroscopy, the determination of crystal layer separation using spectroscopic methods. depth sounder Engineering, a device used to measure the depth of the sea under a ship.
by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall
Transmission dynamics of Francisella tularensis subspecies and clades by nymphal Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae). American Journal of ...
The Dictionary of Virology (2009)
by Brian W.J. Mahy
Isolated from the eastern dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis, and the rabbit tick, Haemaphysalis leporis-palustris, in Florida, USA. Antigenically related to New Minto virus and Connecticut virus. Not reported to cause disease in humans. Ritter DG ...
Illustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2016)
by Herman Koren
Dermacentor variabilis ( American dog tick) Dermacentor dermal — Of or referring to the skin or dermis. dermal absorption and penetration — A process by which a chemical penetrates the ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2001)
by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick
AMERICAN DOG-TICK Dermacentor variabilis (Say) [Acari: Ixodidae]. AMERICAN FOULBROOD DISEASEA widespread bacterial disease affecting honey bee larvae. The disease is caused by Paenibacillus larvae and is nearly always fatal.
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American Dog Tick (Dermacentor variabilis)
These are probably the least harmful of the ticks in Northern Virginia. They like tall grasses which they instinctualy climb. They sense hosts by detecting CO2 with chemo-receptors located in their pedi-palps called a Haller's organ.
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