Definition of Ixodes dammini

1. Noun. A northeastern tick now recognized as same species as Ixodes scapularis.

Exact synonyms: Deer Tick
Generic synonyms: Hard Tick, Ixodid
Group relationships: Genus Ixodes, Ixodes

Medical Definition of Ixodes dammini

1. A species that is a vector of Lyme disease (Borrelia burgdorferi) and human babesiosis (Babesia microti) in the U.S. Bites causing Lyme disease in humans are from nymphal ticks about the size of a pencil point, infected with B. Burgdorferi from white-footed field mice. Adult ticks complete their two-year life cycle feeding on deer. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ixodes Dammini

Ivry
Ivry la Bataille
Ivy
Ivy League
Ivy Leaguer
Ivy bleeding time test
Ivy loop wiring
Iwate
Iwo
Iwo Jima
Ixion
Ixobrychus
Ixobrychus exilis
Ixodes bicornis
Ixodes cookei
Ixodes dammini
Ixodes dentatus
Ixodes holocyclus
Ixodes neotomae
Ixodes pacificus
Ixodes persulcatus
Ixodes pilosus
Ixodes ricinus
Ixodes scapularis
Ixodes spinipalpis
Ixodidae
Ixodoidea
Iyar
Iyora
Iyyar

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