Borrelia parkeri

Bor·rel·i·a par·ker·i

a bacterial species found as a cause of relapsing fever in the western U.S.; transmitted by a tick, Ornithodoros parkeri.
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Prevalence of antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi, Borrelia parkeri and Borrelia turicatae in human settlements of the Cordillera Province, Bolivia.
Prevalencia de anticuerpos contra Borrelia burgdorferi, Borrelia parkeri y Borrelia turicatae en poblados de la provincia cordillera, Bolivia.
Ornithodoros parkeri, another tick vector of relapsing fever spirochetes in western United States, was collected during 1936 in Beaverhead County in Southwestern Montana, and an undisclosed number of these ticks transmitted Borrelia parkeri to one mouse in the laboratory (9).