Ornithodorus

Ornithodorus

A genus of soft ticks that transmit RELAPSING FEVER.
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Soft ticks of the Argasidae family (e.g., Ornithodorus moubata) are vectors for tickborne relapsing fever (TBRF) borreliae, which encompass several human-pathogenic species.
Important tick-borne diseases of man and livestock Vector Vector-borne Parasite/Pathogen diseases Viral diseases Haemophysalis Kyasanur forest Group B Toganvirus spinigera disease (Flavidiridae) Hyalomma Crimean-Congo Nirovirus anatolicum haemorragic (Bunyaviridae) fever Hyalomma African horse Reoviridae (African dromedarii sickness horse sickness virus) Ornithodorus African swine African swine mobuta fever fever virus Rhipicephalus Nairobi sheep Bunyaviridae appendiculatus disease Rickettsial diseases Rhipicephalus Ehrlichiosis Ehrlichia canis, E.
Hallmark Family Species Acarina Parthenogenesis Argasidae Ornithodorus spp.
Ayrica ulkemizde goreceli olarak daha az gorulen turler: Amblyomma variegatum Hatay'da (Suriye sinirinda), Boophilus kohlsi Guney Dogu bolgesinde (Suriye sinirinda), Ornithodorus Orta Anadolu ve Dogu Anadolu' da ve Otobius megnini Dogu Anadolu'da (Malatya).
Large numbers of ticks (Ornithodorus amblus) were present and since high densities of ticks may lead to the death of young birds and the desertion of nests or even whole colonies (Duffy 1983), may explain why this area had relatively few storm petrel nests.
Class A disease.African Swine Fever (ASF) is a viral infection of domestic and feral pigs (wild boar) that causes a serious disease, which may be transmitted by vectors (ticks of the genus Ornithodorus).
Because of its ability to replicate in Ornithodorus ticks, ASFV can be classified as arthropod-borne virus (2).