• Jorge Luis Nuñez
  • Mario Enrique Muñoz-Cobeñas
  • Horacio Luis Moltedo


Ticks are ectoparasites characterized by hematophagia, no matter to which family, genus, or species they belong, in either warm or cold-blooded animals.


Genital Organ Deferent Duct External Morphological Characteristic Boophilus Microplus Tubule Genital 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jorge Luis Nuñez
    • 1
  • Mario Enrique Muñoz-Cobeñas
    • 2
  • Horacio Luis Moltedo
    • 3
  1. 1.Cooper Argentina SACel. L.N.Alem 619, RA-C.P.Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.University of La PlataUSA
  3. 3.Aviador Sánchez 651, PalomarBuenos AiresArgentina

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