Comparative off-host survival of larval Rocky Mountain Wood Ticks (Dermacentor andersoni) collected from ecologically distinct field populations.

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Dermacentor andersoni (Ixodida: Ixodidae) Stiles, also known as the Rocky Mountain Wood Tick (RMWT), is found throughout the western United States and transmits pathogens of importance to human and animal health. The distributions and activity patterns of RMWTs are shaped by regional climatic variation. However, it is unknown if responses to climatic… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/mve.12049

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@article{Owen2014ComparativeOS, title={Comparative off-host survival of larval Rocky Mountain Wood Ticks (Dermacentor andersoni) collected from ecologically distinct field populations.}, author={Jeb P. Owen and A Vander Vliet and Glen A. Scoles}, journal={Medical and veterinary entomology}, year={2014}, volume={28 3}, pages={341-4} }