Accession Number:

AD0645658

Title:

A CASE OF INTRODUCTION INTO USSR OF THE TICK HAEMAPHYSALIS ORNITHOPHILA HOOG. AND KOHLS, 1959 (IXODIODEA, IXODIDAE) BY A MIGRATORY BIRD, TURDUS DAUMA LATH,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

On June 19, 1959 a tick male belonging to the rare species Haemaphysalis ornithophila Hoog. and Kohls was taken off a finch SIC Turdus dauma in Kozulsk district of Krasnoyarsk Territory. This tick is distributed in South-East Asia where from it was brought to Siberia by the finch SIC to its nesting site during the spring migration. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE