Accession Number : ADA500396


Title :   The Ixodes (Acari: Ixodidae) of Mexico: Parasite-Host and Host-Parasite Checklists


Descriptive Note : Journal article


Corporate Author : UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTONOMA DE MEXICO MEXICO CITY


Personal Author(s) : Guzman-Cornejo, Carmen ; Robbins, Richard G. ; Perez, Tila M.


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA500396


Report Date : 20 AUG 2007


Pagination or Media Count : 13


Abstract : Parasite-host and host-parasite checklists are provided for all species of Ixodes known from Mexico; host and locality data are from specimens housed in the Coleccion Nacional de Acaros, Instituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, and from literature. Six Ixodes species (I. brunneus, I. conepati, I. dentatus, I. eadsi, I. guatemalensis, I. texanus) are newly recorded from Mexico; in addition, 17 new locality records are presented for eight species (I. affinis, I. boliviensis, I. luciae, I. rubidus, I. scapularis, I. spinipalpis, I. tancitarius, I. woodi), and eight new host records are given for five species (I. affinis, I. boliviensis, I. rubidus, I. spinipalpis, I. tancitarius).


Descriptors :   *MEXICO , *IXODIDAE , HOSTS(BIOLOGY) , DISTRIBUTION , REPRINTS , PARASITES


Subject Categories : BIOLOGY


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE