Ornithodoros (Alectorobius) capensis Neumann, 1901 (Figs. 12 and 13)

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The life cycle of members of the O. capensis group may last from 100 to 195 days, and up to 1 year under laboratory conditions; adults and nymphs feed for 15–115 min and larvae remain attached to their host for several days.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Koret School of Veterinary MedicineHebrew UniversityRehovotIsrael

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