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Ornithodoros n.

Characterization of Phagocytic Hemocytes in Ornithodoros moubata (Acari: Ixodidae)

The Ornithodoros (Alectorobius) talaje Species Group (Acari: Ixodida: Argasidae): Description of Ornithodoros (Alectorobius) rioplatensis n. sp. from Southern South America

Genetic Structure of the Tick Ornithodoros coriaceus (Acari: Argasidae) in California, Nevada, and Oregon

Isolation and Characterization of Borrelia parkeri in Ornithodoros parkeri (Ixodida: Argasidae) Collected in Colorado

Antibacterial Hemoglobin Fragments from the Midgut of the Soft Tick, Ornithodoros moubata (Acari: Argasidae)

Detection of Human Blood in the Bat Tick Carios (Ornithodoros) kelleyi (Acari: Argasidae) in Iowa

Morphological and Populational Characteristics of Hemocytes of Ornithodoros moubata Nymphs During the Ecdysial Phase

Bloodmeal Size and Spirochete Acquisition of Ornithodoros hermsi (Acari: Argasidae) During Feeding

Acquisition and Subsequent Transmission of Borrelia hermsii by the Soft Tick Ornithodoros hermsi

New Records and Human Parasitism by Ornithodoros mimon (Acari: Argasidae) in Brazil

Molecular characterization and oligosaccharide-binding properties of a galectin from the argasid tick Ornithodoros moubata

Experimental Transmission of Karshi and Langat (Tick-Borne Encephalitis Virus Complex) Viruses by Ornithodoros Ticks (Acari: Argasidae)

Evolution of Hematophagy in Ticks: Common Origins for Blood Coagulation and Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors from Soft Ticks of the Genus Ornithodoros

The Major Tick Salivary Gland Proteins and Toxins from the Soft Tick, Ornithodoros savignyi, Are Part of the Tick Lipocalin Family: Implications for the Origins of Tick Toxicoses


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(Ornithodorus) n. a genus of soft ticks, a number of species of which are important in various parts of the world in the transmission of relapsing fever.

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