genus Ixodes

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Synonyms for genus Ixodes

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Lyme disease is spread by the bite of ticks of the genus Ixodes that are infected with Borrelia burgdorferi.
Nymphs of the genus Ixodes (Acari:Ixodidae) of the United States: taxonomy, identification key, distribution, hosts and medical/veterinary importance.
The "emergence" of this disease led to detailed ecologic studies of vector ticks in the genus Ixodes, which transmit the pathogen Borrelia burgdosferi from white-footed mice to humans.
The principal vectors for transmission are ticks of the genus Ixodes.
The genus Ixodes, family Ixodidae, contains >200 species, of which 14 make up the I.
The genus Ixodes in the United States: a scanning electron microscope study and key to the adults.