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Ticks, monitor lizard
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Ticks, monitor lizard

    Ticks found at the cranioventral tail base of an imported monitor lizard. Amblyomma ticks on African reptiles may be carriers of Ehrlichia ruminantium (heartwater) and are subject to importation control.

Courtesy of Dr. Stephen Divers.