Accession Number:

AD0645001

Title:

DESCRIPTION OF THE LARVA OF HAEMAPHYSALIS PAVLOVSKYI POSPELOVA-SHTROM,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

Haemaphysalis pavlovskyi ticks were first found by Pospelova-Shtrom Material of Tadzhik Expedition 1932 in southern Tadzhikistan in the vicinity of Sarai-Kamara and Kizil-Su in the tugai, on pheasants Phasianus colchicus bianchii But. and on a hare Lepus totai bokchariensis Ogn. males and nymphs were collected from the pheasants and 2 nymphs were found on the hare. Pospelova-Shtrom 1935 established this tick species to be new to science and first described the male in 1939, she gave a description of nymphs.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE