Accession Number : AD0699700

Title :   DATA ON THE CHARACTERISTICS OF OMSK HEMORRHAGIC FEVER IN NORTHERN KLUNDA,

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

Personal Author(s) : Sapegina,V. F. ; Leonov,Yu. A. ; Kharitonova,N. N.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The species composition of ticks and fleas feeding on small mammals was studied during a sharp decrease in the number of water-rats and red voles. Ectoparasite exchange among small mammals as well as transmission of the specific ectoparasites of water-rats to the other mammal species were observed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARBOVIRUSES, FEVERS), (*FEVERS, HEMORRHAGE), (*DISEASE VECTORS, ARBOVIRUSES), VIRUSES, VIRUS DISEASES, EPIDEMIOLOGY, PARASITES, TICKS, SIPHONAPTERA, RODENTS, USSR, MAMMALS

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE