Accession Number : AD0699693

Title :   ON THE ECOLOGY AND DISTRIBUTION OF IXOID TICKS IN PLANTATION FORESTS OF THE UKRAINIAN STEPPE ZONE,

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

Personal Author(s) : Brovko, S. M.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Among ixodid ticks of plantation forests the following species were widespread: I. ricinus, R. rossicus, and D. marginatus, which have a broad ecological and geographical distribution. The presence of Hyalomma plumbeum and Haemaphysalis punctata was recorded in forests in the southern Ukrainian steep zone.

Descriptors :   *ECOLOGY), (*TICKS, (*USSR, TICKS), DISEASE VECTORS, DISTRIBUTION, PARASITES.

Subject Categories : Ecology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE