Accession Number : AD0670365

Title :   ON SPONTANEOUS INFECTION OF HAEMAPHSALIS JAPONICA DOUGLASI NUTT. AND WARB. TICKS WITH D. SIBIRICUS RICKETTSIAE IN PRIMORSK REGION,

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

Personal Author(s) : Somov,G. P. ; Shestakov,V. I.

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : In the Primorsk region there was established a spontaneous infection of Haemaphysalis japonica douglasi Nutt. and Warb. ticks with rickettsia. Two strains belonging to the species Dermacentroxenus sibiricus were isolated from hungry imago and nymphs, collected on the plants in the focus of tick rickettsiosis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RICKETTSIA, DISEASE VECTORS), (*TICKS, ECOLOGY), MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), PLANTS(BOTANY), ANIMALS, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, LIFE CYCLES, METAMORPHOSIS, USSR

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE