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East and west separation of Rhipicephalus sanguineus mitochondrial lineages in the Mediterranean Basin
BackgroundRhipicephalus sanguineus belongs to a complex of hard tick species with high veterinary-medical significance. Recently, new phylogenetic units have been discovered within R. sanguineus,Expand
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Taxonomical and faunistical studies on the Uropodina mites of Greece (Acari: Mesostigmata)
Elaboration of a rich “Berlese” material from Greece yielded twelve Uropodina species from different parts of the country. Six of them, namely Trachytes aegrota (C. L. Koch, 1841); UrodiaspisExpand
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Molecular investigations of cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) provide the first evidence of Rickettsia felis in Malta and Candidatus Rickettsia senegalensis in Israel
Rickettsia felis, the causative agent of flea-borne spotted fever, occurs on all continents except Antarctica, owing to the cosmopolitan distribution of its cat flea vector. In this study, cat fleasExpand
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Diversity of Haemaphysalis-associated piroplasms of ruminants in Central-Eastern Europe, Hungary
BackgroundIncreasing numbers of genetic variants are being recognized among piroplasms, but the precise taxonomical status, the tick vector and the geographical range of several species or genotypesExpand
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New species of Uropodina from Madagascar (Acari: Mesostigmata).
Seven new species and one new genus of Uropodina are described from Madagascar. The third Afrotropical species of Polyaspis is described (Polyapis (Polyaspis) madagascarensis sp. nov.), with a key toExpand
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New Uropodine mites from Tanzania (Acari: Mesostigmata).
Three new species and one new genus of Uropodina from Tanzania are described and illustrated. They include the second species of the genus Bloszykiella Kontschán, 2010, Bloszykiella grebennikovi sp.Expand
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Uropodina mites of the Balkan Peninsula (Acari: Mesostigmata).
64 Uropodina mite species are listed from the countries of the Balkan Peninsula. Several new occurrences of the species found are given; all occurrences are depicted on maps. 24 species are listedExpand
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Five new rotundabaloghiid mites (Acari: Uropodina) from South-East Asia.
Five new species of the family Rotundabaloghiidae are described from Indonesia and Malaysia. Angulobaloghia pedunculata sp. nov. differs from the other Angulobaloghia Hirschmann, 1979 species in theExpand
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Contribution to the Soil-dwelling Mite Fauna of the Hungarian Agroecosystems (Acari)
Numerous different agroecosystems (alfalfa, apple, cereals, oilseed rape, maize, sunflower fields and plantations, a pasture and a compost hill) were investigated on the basis of the soil dwellingExpand
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Contribution to the Macrochelidae Vitzthum, 1930 fauna of the Carpathian Basin and the Balkan Peninsula (Acari: Mesostigmata)
From different localities of the Balkan Peninsula and the Carpathian Basin altogether 19 macrochelid mite species are listed belonging to the genera Geholaspis Berlese, 1918 (three species),Expand
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