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First record of males of Amblyomma rotundatum (Acari: ixodidae) on yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulatus) in the Amazonas state, Brazilian Amazon: case report

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Author(s):
S.L. Gianizella ; J. Moraes Júnior ; C.A.R. Nascimento ; T.F. Martins
Total Authors: 4
Document type: Journal article
Source: Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia; v. 70, n. 1, p. -, Jan. 2018.
Abstract

ABSTRACT The Amblyomma rotundatum tick is a parthenogenetic species, found mainly in wild amphibians and reptiles in all Brazilian biomes. The present report records the occurrence of two males of this ixodid species found on yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulatus) from the municipality of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 14/14464-1 - Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of ticks of the genus Amblyomma (Acari: Ixodidae) that occur in Brazil
Grantee:Thiago Fernandes Martins
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate