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

Report Date:

2007-08-20

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE