Ixodes dentatus

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Related to Ixodes dentatus: Ixodes scapularis
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Noun1.Ixodes dentatus - usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats
hard tick, ixodid - ticks having a hard shield on the back and mouth parts that project from the head
genus Ixodes, Ixodes - type genus of the family Ixodidae
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Tick species in order of abundance were Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Ixodes dentatus, and I.
The seasonal occurrence of Ixodes dammini and Ixodes dentatus (Acari: Ixodidae) on birds in a Lyme disease endemic area of southeastern New York state.
Antigenically variable Borrelia burgdorferi isolated from [ILLEGIBLE TEXT] rabbits and Ixodes dentatus in rural and urban areas.