Ixodes persulcatus

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Noun1.Ixodes persulcatus - bites humans; a vector for Lyme disease spirochete
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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Borrelia miyamotoi infections among wild rodents show age and month independence and correlation with Ixodes persulcatus larval attachment in Hokkaido, Japan.
nov., isolated from the ixodid tick Ixodes persulcatus, the vector for Lyme disease in Japan.
European subtype of TBEV was verified in ticks Ixodes persulcatus collected from the taigas of the Eastern Siberia.
Zhang et al., "Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophila and Borrelia burgdorferi in Ixodes persulcatus ticks from northeastern China," The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol.
Distribution of the tick Ixodes persulcatus (Ixodidae) in the resort zone of Leningrad.