Dermacentor

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Related to Dermacentor andersoni: Dermacentor variabilis, Rocky Mountain wood tick
  • noun

Synonyms for Dermacentor

vectors of important diseases of man and animals

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In the eastern United States, the usual vector of Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis, while in the West the Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni, predominates.
The Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni, is the common vector in the Southwestern U.
Investigation of the "transovarial transmission" of Rickettsia rickettsii in the wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni.
bacilliformis could be experimentally transmitted between monkeys by the bites of Dermacentor andersoni ticks.
bacilliformis (cause of Oroya fever) to monkeys by Dermacentor andersoni.