Accession Number : AD0645658

Title :   A CASE OF INTRODUCTION INTO USSR OF THE TICK HAEMAPHYSALIS ORNITHOPHILA HOOG. AND KOHLS, 1959 (IXODIODEA, IXODIDAE) BY A MIGRATORY BIRD, TURDUS DAUMA LATH,

Corporate Author : NAVAL MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT NO 3 CAIRO (EGYPT) DEPT OF MEDICAL ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Pospelova-Strom,M. V. ; Naumov,R. L.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : On June 19, 1959 a tick male belonging to the rare species Haemaphysalis ornithophila Hoog. and Kohls was taken off a finch (SIC) Turdus dauma in Kozulsk district of Krasnoyarsk Territory. This tick is distributed in South-East Asia where from it was brought to Siberia by the finch (SIC) to its nesting site during the spring migration. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TICKS, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY)), (*BIRDS, TICKS), DISEASE VECTORS, DISTRIBUTION, SIBERIA, USSR

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE