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Ticks (Exotic)

Other Names: Amblyomma variegatum, Amblyomma hebraeum, Rhipicephalus microplus, Rhipicephalus annulatus, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Ixodes ricinus
Ticks are parasites that can bite livestock, rodents, and humans and cause a variety of diseases.

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  • various bacterial and viral agents transmitted

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To cite the factsheets found on this website, the following information can be used:
Spickler, Anna Rovid. "Title of Factsheet." "Date of Factsheet (Last Updated)."
At http://www.cfsph.iastate.edu/DiseaseInfo/factsheets.php