Liponyssoides sanguineus

(redirected from allodermanyssus sanguineus)

Liponyssoides sanguineus

The mite vector for Rickettsia akari.
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akari is a member of the spotted fever group rickettsiae and is a causative agent of rickettsial pox, a disease transmitted by the bite of Allodermanyssus sanguineus, a mite ectoparasite of the domestic mouse (Mus muscularis) (2).