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Important Argasid Ticks


Michael L. Levin

, PhD, Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Last full review/revision Aug 2020 | Content last modified Oct 2020

The important argasid ticks include Argas spp, Carios spp, Ornithodoros spp, and Otobius spp.

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