ixodid


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ixodid

(ɪkˈsɒdɪd)
n
(Animals) any of various ticks of the family Ixodidae
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Noun1.ixodid - ticks having a hard shield on the back and mouth parts that project from the head
tick - any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals
deer tick, Ixodes dammini - a northeastern tick now recognized as same species as Ixodes scapularis
Ixodes neotomae - a tick that usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to dusky-footed wood rats
Ixodes pacificus, western black-legged tick - a tick that feeds on dusky-footed wood rat and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in western United States especially northern California
black-legged tick, Ixodes scapularis - parasitic on mice of genus Peromyscus and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in eastern United States (especially New England); northern form was for a time known as Ixodes dammini (deer tick)
Ixodes ricinus, sheep tick, sheep-tick - parasitic on sheep and cattle as well as humans; can transmit looping ill in sheep (acute viral disease of the nervous system); a vector for Lyme disease spirochete
Ixodes persulcatus - bites humans; a vector for Lyme disease spirochete
Ixodes dentatus - usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats
Ixodes spinipalpis - usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats
American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis, wood tick - common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia
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A set of reagents for the quantitation of total immunoglobulin e by the enzyme immunoassay, a set of reagents for immunoenzymatic detection of class g immunoglobulins against pathogens of ixodid tick-borne borreliosis, tip for reagents for the analyzer, a set of reagents for immunosorbent detection of immunoglobulins g and m classes against hepatitis c virus for automatic elisa analyzers, a set of reagents for immunosorbent detection of class g immunoglobulins and heat shock protein for chlamydia trachomatis
Genetic and biological characterization of Muko virus, a new distinct member of the species Great Island virus (genus Orbivirus, family Reoviridae), isolated from ixodid ticks in Japan.
Distribution of various Ixodid tick species and risk factors associated with tick infestation and burden levels were studied in bovine from three distinct temporal zones of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Thogoto, Dugbe, and Jos viruses isolated from ixodid ticks in Ethiopia.
Human got infection by the bite of the dog Ixodid tick.
Molecular surveillance of Theileria ovis, Theileria lestoquardi and Theileria annulata infection in sheep and ixodid ticks in Iran.
Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi and is transmitted by ixodid ticks.
The relationship between spotted fever group Rickettsiae and Ixodid ticks.
Hyalomma soyuna bagli ixodid keneler tarafindan nakledilen protozoal bir etken olan Theileria annulata'nin neden oldugu tropikal theileriosis, Turkiye'nin de icinde yer aldigi 15[degrees]-60[degrees] Kuzey enlemi ile 30[degrees] Bati-150[degrees] Dogu boylamlari arasindaki bolgelerde yasayan sigirlarda ekonomik acidan onem arz eden protozoal bir hastaliktir (1).
isolated from the ixodid tick Ixodes persulcatus, the vector for Lyme disease in Japan.
Repellent activity of catmint, Nepeta cataria, and iridoid nepetalactone isomers against Afro-tropical mosquitoes, ixodid ticks and red poultry mites.