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Ixodes unicavatus Neumann, 1908 (Fig. 43)

  • T. N. PetneyEmail author
  • M. P. Pfäffle
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Abstract

Ixodes unicavatus is a rare species which is usually found in coastal areas where it is parasitic predominantly on colonial seabirds or birds that frequent the coast, particularly cormorants Phalacrocorax aristotelis and P. carbo.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Museum of Natural HistoryKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Department of Ecology and ParasitologyInstitute of Zoology, Karlsruhe Institute of TechnologyKarlsruheGermany

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