transovarial

transovarial

passing infection from one generation to another through the egg.
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Immature ticks acquire the virus by feeding on infected small vertebrates or by the transovarial route.
This because if the tick female is infected and transovarial transmission occurs, as in some Amblyomma species (Labruna, et al., 2011; Saraiva, et al.
Transovarial transmission of dengue viruses is a crucial phenomenon responsible for persistence of the viruses during inter-epidemic period (s) of the disease.
The endosymbiotic association is based on nutritional and defensive benefits to the host insect, and the association is perpetuated through transovarial transmission (Nakabachi et al., 2013).
It is transmitted by the bite of infected larvae of trombiculid mites (chiggers) and maintained by transovarial transmission.
Yen, "Transovarial transmission of rickettsia-like microorganisms in mosquitoes," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol.
For RVF it has been hypothesized that RVF virus (RVFV) is maintained through transovarial transmission in Aedes mosquito eggs [8].
Therefore, infection is independent of the ingestion of propagules, although horizontal and transovarial infection also may occur (Ferron 1978; Feng et al.
Transovarial transmission of Francisella-like endosymbionts and Anaplasma phagocytophilum variants in Dermacentor albipictus (Acari: Ixodidae).
Transstadial and transovarial transmission of Orientia tsutsugamushi in Leptotrombidium imphalum and Leptotrombidium chiangraiensis (Acari: Trombiculidae).