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Definition of the noun dermacentor variabilis

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  1. common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia

Phrases with Dermacentor variabilis

  1. Dermacentor Variabilis Variabilis
  2. Species Dermacentor Variabilis

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Dermacentor variabilis

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Dermacentor variabilis. In Wikipedia. Retrieved September 14, 2016, from variabilis. Desmosome.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Meat Sciences (2004)

by Carrick Devine, M. Dikeman

Dermacentor occidentalis, Dermacentor pictus, Dermacentor silvarum, Dermacentor variabilis, Haemaphysalis longicornis, Haemaphysalis punctata, Haemaphysalis bispinosa, Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Haemaphysalis longicornis, ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

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).

Google previewLexicon of Parasites and Diseases in Livestock (2013)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia 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 ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Behavioral diapause occurs in Dermacentor albipictus, Dermacentor andersoni and Dermacentor variabilis to ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

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.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewIllustrated 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 ...

Google previewA 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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