Ticks

Some articles on ticks, tick:

Los Peñasquitos Lagoon - Dangers - Tick Diseases
... Deer are found in the marsh area, such as along closed Sorrento Valley Road, and often carry ticks that are left behind on vegetation that can brush against hikers, whereupon ... Ticks can carry Lyme disease or Tularemia (rabbit fever) ... Genesee Avenue and Sorrento Valley Road is particularly abundant with ticks, and a sign on the Del Mar trail near Carmel Valley Road warns hikers that ...
Asfarviridae - Virology
... natural hosts are warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus), bush pigs (Potamochoerus porcus) and argasid ticks (Ornithodoros species) ... Young warthogs when infected develop a high viraemia and are infectious to ticks ... The virus can replicate within the ticks ...
Nuttalliella
... Nuttalliella namaqua is a tick found in southern Africa from Tanzania to Namibia and South Africa, which is placed in its own family, Nuttalliellidae ... It can be distinguished from ixodid ticks and argasid ticks by a combination of characters including the position of the stigmata, lack of setae, strongly corrugated integument, and form of ... It is the most basal lineage of ticks ...
Lyme Disease Microbiology - Life Cycle
... Further information Tick#Life cycle The life cycle of B ... burgdorferi is complex, requiring ticks, rodents, and deer at various points ... Mice are the primary reservoir for the bacteria Ixodes ticks then transmit the B ...
Black-tailed Jackrabbit - Parasites and Disease
... black-tailed jackrabbit plays host to many ectoparasites including fleas, ticks, lice, and mites, and many endoparasites including trematodes, cestodes, nematodes, and botfly (Cutereba) larvae ... Ticks are vectors for tularemia, and infected ticks have been found on jackrabbits in the West ...