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The ticks (Acari: Ixodida: Argasidae, Ixodidae) of Paraguay
Abstract The ticks reported in Paraguay, which are here reviewed, can be categorized as 'endemic or established' (Argas persicus or a sibling species, Ornithodoros hasei, O. rostratus, O. rudis, O.Expand
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A review of the fleas (Insecta: Siphonaptera) from Argentina.
The Order Siphonaptera comprises cosmopolitan haematophagous ectoparasites of birds and mammals. More than ten years have past since the last list of species known for Argentina. Herein we provide aExpand
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Determinants of ectoparasite assemblage structure on rodent hosts from South American marshlands: the effect of host species, locality and season
The relative effects of host species identity, locality and season on ectoparasite assemblages (relative abundances and species richness) harboured by four cricetid rodent hosts (Akodon azarae,Expand
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Co‐occurrence of ectoparasites on rodent hosts: null model analyses of data from three continents
We studied patterns of species co-occurrence in communities of ectoparasitic arthropods (ixodid ticks, mesostigmate mites and fleas) harboured by rodent hosts from South Africa (Rhabdomys pumilio),Expand
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The relationship of sex and ectoparasite infestation in the water rat Scapteromys aquaticus (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in La Plata, Argentina.
  • M. Lareschi
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Revista de biologia tropical
  • 19 March 2014
I studied the relationship between sex and infestation with ectoparasites in the water rat Scapteromys aquaticus from La Plata river marshland, Argentina. The Relative Density's Index (RDI) for malesExpand
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Arthropod and filarioid parasites associated with wild rodents in the northeast marshes of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
During 1995, 16 species of arthropods and 2 species of filarioids, totaling 1 287 specimens were collected from 64 wild rodents captured in the Hudson Natural Reserve, Buenos Aires, Argentina.Expand
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Interrelationship between ectoparasites and wild rodents from northeastern Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.
Infestation parameters and indices of mites, ticks and fleas associated with wild rodents from northeastern Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, were studied. Host species similarity was also analyzedExpand
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LAELAPINE MITES (ACARI: LAELAPIDAE) ASSOCIATED WITH SMALL MAMMALS FROM AMAZONAS, BRAZIL, INCLUDING A NEW SPECIES FROM MARSUPIALS
An intensive survey of ectoparasitic arthropods associated with small mammals in upland forests near Manaus, Brazil, provides information on the taxonomy and host distribution of laelapine mites inExpand
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Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in Ixodes cf. neuquenensis and Ixodes sigelos ticks from the Patagonian region of Argentina.
This study was conducted to detect Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato infection in ixodid ticks from the Patagonia region in the south of Argentina. Therefore, ticks were collected on rodents in theExpand
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NUEVOS REGISTROS DE PULGAS (SIPHONAPTERA) PARÁSITAS DE DASIPÓDIDOS (MAMMALIA: XENARTHRA) EN EL NORESTE DE LA PROVINCIA DE BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA
Resumen es: Los estudios realizados sobre las pulgas parasitas de xenartros argentinos son escasos. Esta contribucion da a conocer nuevas especies de pulgas que para...
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