Accession Number : AD0670392

Title :   VERTICAL DISTRIBUTION OF IXODID TICKS OF FARM AND WILD ANIMALS IN SOUTHERN KIRGIZIA,

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

Personal Author(s) : Grebenyuk, R. V.

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : In southern Kirgizia, among transmissible diseases for which ixodid ticks are vectors, haemosporidiosis of farm animals, Q fever, and other diseases are widespread. Ixodid tick ecology and fauna however, has been insufficiently studied in these regions. The purpose of this article is to elucidate the distribution of ixodid tick fauna in vertical belts. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TICKS, ECOLOGY), EPIDEMIOLOGY, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, DISTRIBUTION, ANIMALS, PARASITES, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, USSR, KIRGYZIA.

Subject Categories : Ecology
      Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE