Occurrence of Ixodes loricatus Neumann, 1899 (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing Didelphis albiventris (Lund, 1841) (Didelphimorphia: Didelphidae) in Campo Grande , MS

Soraya R. Miziara Fernando Paiva Renato Andreotti Wilson W. Koller Vinicius A. Lopes Nara T. Pontes Klaudia Bitencourt About the authors

This is first report of occurence of Ixodes in the State of Mato Grosso do Sul and first description of Ixodes loricatus Neumann, 1899, parasitizing Didelphis albiventris in Campo Grande, MS, Brazil.

Tick; vector; Common opossum; parasite


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