Haemaphysalis

Haemaphysalis

(hē'mă-fī'să-lis),
A genus of small, eyeless, inornate ticks. As larvae and nymphs, they are found chiefly on small mammals and birds; as adults, they are found on larger mammals and some birds. They are important as vectors of protozoa and viruses, (e.g., Kyasanur Forest disease virus).
[G. haima, blood, + physaleos, full of wind]

Haemaphysalis

/Hae·ma·phys·a·lis/ (he″mah-fis´ah-lis) a genus of hard-bodied ticks, species of which are important vectors of disease.

Haemaphysalis

(hĕm″ă-fĭs′ă-lĭs) [″ + physallis, bubble]
A genus of ticks that includes species that are vectors for tick-borne viral diseases including hemorrhagic fever.

Haemaphysalis

a large genus of small ticks in the family Ixodidae.

Haemaphysalis bancrofti
found on cattle and marsupials. Called also wallaby tick.
Haemaphysalis bispinosa
found on cattle.
Haemaphysalis chordeilis (syn. Haemaphysalis cinnabarina, Haemaphysalis punctata)
found on birds.
Haemaphysalis cinnabarina punctata
found on most mammals and on birds. Implicated in the transmission of Babesia bigemina, B. motasi, Anaplasma centrale, A. marginale.
Haemaphysalis humerosa
transmits Q fever.
Haemaphysalis inermis
a widespread tick.
Haemaphysalis leachi leachi
occurs on domestic Carnivora and rodents. Called also yellow dog tick. Transmits canine piroplasmosis, Rickettsia conori and Coxiella burnetii.
Haemaphysalis leachi mushami
occurs on small Carnivora.
Haemaphysalis leporispalustris
found on rabbits, other small mammals and birds. Transmits Coxiella burnetii, Francisella tularensis Called also rabbit tick.
Haemaphysalis longicornis
a three-host tick found primarily on cattle, but also on many other mammals including humans. Transmits Theileria spp. and Coxiella burnetii.
Haemaphysalis otophila
found on rodents. May transmit Francisella tularensis.
Haemaphysalis parmata
found on Carnivora and antelope.
Haemaphysalis punctata
see H. cinnabarina punctata (above).
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Su transmision se da particularmente por garrapatas del genero Haemaphysalis (principalmente H.
The ticks genera reported in Punjab province of Pakistan includes; Hyalomma, Boophilus (now included in genus Rhipicephalus), Haemaphysalis and Rhipicephalus (Durrani and Kamal, 2008) with varying prevalence in different regions of the province.
Isolation of the Thogoto virus from a Haemaphysalis longicornis in Kyoto City, Japan.
African Republic Australia, Asia Culex spp Birds India Haemaphysalis spinigera Monkeys Malaysia, Thailand, I granulatus Unknown Siberia UK Ixodes spp Sheep USA ?
Effect of water flooding on the oviposition capacity of engorged adult females and hatchability of eggs of dog ticks: Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Haemaphysalis leachi leachi.
microplus, y glutation S-transferasa obtenida de Haemaphysalis longicornis (GST-Hl, por su sigla en ingles), genero en los animales expuestos una reduccion de hasta el 62% en los niveles de infestacion, con una persistencia en el efecto de hasta tres meses (Parizi et al.
The common tick species Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Haemaphysalis intermedia were collected from cattle, dog and sheep respectively and reared in laboratory by using ear bag method on rabbits (Srivastava and Sharma, 1976).
sanguineus, is the principal vector of ITT although some species of Haemaphysalis and Hyalomma may also transmit the infection.
Eight tick species were found: Amblyomma hebraeum Koch, 1844; Haemaphysalis elliptica (Koch, 1844); Hyalomma rufipes Koch, 1844; Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann, 1901; Rh.
Other genera of ticks acting as vectors of Theileriaspp include Dermacentor, Rhipicephalus, and Haemaphysalis ticks.
Out of five suspected cases, a 63-year-old woman was found to be infected with the virus transmitted by one species of tick, the Haemaphysalis longicornis, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.