Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Rhi·pi·ceph·a·lus san·gui·n'e·us

the brown dog tick, probably the most common and widespread species found on dogs in the U.S.; it may attack other animals but rarely attacks humans; it is a vector of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in Mexico and is a vector of the rickettsia of boutonneuse fever.


a genus of ticks in the family Ixodidae.

Rhipicephalus appendiculatus
a three-host tick found on most animal species. Called also brown ear tick. Transmits Theileria parva, Babesia spp. and other protozoan and viral diseases including Nairobi sheep disease and louping ill. It is the principal vector of East Coast fever.
Rhipicephalus ayrei
transmits Theileria parva.
Rhipicephalus bursa
transmits Babesia, Theileria, Anaplasma, Rickettsia, Anaplasma, Coxiella spp.
Rhipicephalus capensis
a three-host tick, parasitic on cattle; transmits East Coast fever.
Rhipicephalus evertsi
a two-host tick; transmits Theileria, Babesia, Borrelia, Rickettsia spp. Called also red-legged tick.
Rhipicephalus jeanelli
transmits Theileria parva.
Rhipicephalus neavei
transmits Theileria parva.
Rhipicephalus pulchellus
transmits Nairobi sheep disease virus and Theileria parva.
Rhipicephalus sanguineus
a three-host tick, mainly a parasite of dogs but occurs on all species of mammals and birds. It transmits Babesia, Borrelia, Coxiella, Rickettsia, Anaplasma and Pasteurella spp. Also causes tick paralysis.
Rhipicephalus simus
a three-host tick that transmits Theileria parva.
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Efficacy of Bm86 antigen against immature instars and adults of the dog tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latreille 1806).
We used bacteria-free DNA of Rhipicephalus sanguineus ticks reared in our laboratory colonies as a negative control and DNA of B.
Percent similarity of the GluCl gene in Laodelphax striatellus to those of other species Tribolium castaneum 84%-86% Nasonia vitripennis 83%-84% Drosophila melanogaster 80%-83% Musca domestica 80% Lucilia cuprina 81% Apis mellifera 82% Plutella xylostella 84% Aedes aegypti 86% Acyrthosiphon pisum 79% Rhipicephalus sanguineus 68% Tetranychus urticae 64% Caenorhabditis elegans 48%-51% Haemonchus contortus 45%-46% TABLE 4.
En sik Ixodes ricinus turune (7), Hyalomma marginatum turune (12,18), Hyalomma excavatum turu kenelere (15) Haemaphysalis parva turune (19), Rhipicephalus sanguineus turune (11) rastlandigini bildiren calismalar bulunmaktadir.
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2003) that coincide with the maximum activity period of the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Caeiro 1999).
outbreak of the disease directly attributable to the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus.
Amblyomma americanum, Dermacentor variabilis, Ixodes scapularis, and Rhipicephalus sanguineus are three-host ticks commonly found in the Chattanooga-Hamilton region of Tennessee.
ATLANTA -- Four cases of Rocky Mountain spotted fever identified in Arizona between 2001 and 2003 represent the first documented outbreak of the infection in which the widely distributed brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, was the primary vector, Linda J.
The prevention of attachment and the detachment effects of a novel combination of fipronil, amitraz and (S)-methoprene for Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Dermacentor variabilis on dogs.
The tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus has also been implicated as a vector for R.