Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Mediterranean Spotted Fever

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1775

Also known as Boutonneuse Fever, this disease is caused by a tick-transmitted Rickettsia.

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