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The wood tick; vector of Rocky Mountain spotted fever; also transmits tularemia and causes tick paralysis.
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([paragraph]) Tick species tested were Haemaphysalis leporispalustris and Dermacentorandersoni.
In the United States, this disease is associated with Dermacentorandersoni (Rocky Mountain wood tick), D.