Boophilus

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Boophilus

(bo-o'fil-us) [L. bos, ox, cow, Gr. philein, to love]
A genus of ticks that parasitizes humans and cattle and other animals.
See: Ixodes
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marginatum), Rhipicephalus sanguineus, and Boophilus calcaratus (9).