The Cape buffalo may be infested with exceptionally large numbers and species of ixodid ticks
(Yeoman & Walker 1967); and in respect of cattle, the Cape buffalo is one of the main carriers of corridor disease.
Taking into account recent trends of expanding city boundaries as well as substitution of wetlands and former landfills and horticultural lands by forests, additional studies on the distribution patterns of ixodid ticks
and their hosts (small mammals) within the city of St.
Although Hyalomma ticks are the most commonly encountered ticks that carry CCHFV in Turkey, the virus also was detected in ixodid ticks
, such as Rhipicephalus spp.
isolated a novel Borrelia species and named it Borrelia miyamotoi, in honor of Kenji Miyamoto, who first isolated spirochetes from ixodid ticks
in Hokkaido, Japan.
that is pathogenic in humans and transmitted by an array of ixodid ticks
greatly expands the potential geographic distribution of this disease (1-11).
Arbovirus isolations from ixodid tick
infesting livestock, Kano Plain, Kenya.
Prevalence of tick-borne encephalitis virus in ixodid ticks
collected from the Republic of Korea during 2011-2012.
This method collects representative samples of Ixodid ticks
present, and generally mirrors the actual exposure that a person might experience in a given area.
Direct injuries to animals can be very serious, especially in tropical climates, and are mainly observed in infestations with ixodid ticks