Description: Tick, arthropod. Can transmit agents of babesiosis, louping ill, and other diseases.
Credit: Dr. J. Ostojic, Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine Photo ID: IXR_001
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These images were annotated by Dr. Steve Sorden and Dr. Claire Andreasen and funding was provided by a USDA Higher Education Challenge Grant in collaboration with the Iowa State University Department of Veterinary Pathology, Center for Food Security and Public Health (CFSPH), Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), and Plum Island Animal Disease Center (PIADC).