National Pest Alert - Brown Dog Tick (Vector for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever) (Unit=50)

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National Pest Alert - Brown Dog Tick (Vector for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever) (Unit=50)

Number

NCPA 0017

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Publication Date:

12-2018

Status

Current

Description

The brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae), feeds primarily on dogs and until recently was not known to vector Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF)

Language

en

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National Pest Alert - Brown Dog Tick (Vector for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever) (Unit=50)

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