Amblyomma tholloni,

Guglielmone, Alberto A., Petney, Trevor N. & Robbins, Richard G., 2020, Ixodidae (Acari: Ixodoidea): descriptions and redescriptions of all known species from 1758 to December 31, 2019, Zootaxa 4871 (1), pp. 1-322: 123-124

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4871.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C21A719F-9A6B-4227-8386-1AFA22620614

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4582590

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C04787D4-FF93-FFB9-FF07-F8A9678BC97A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Amblyomma tholloni
status

 

123. Amblyomma tholloni  Neumann, 1899.

An Afrotropical species whose adults are usually found on Proboscidea  : Elephantidae  , but all parasitic stages have been recovered from elephantids and from Artiodactyla  : Bovidae  and Hippopotamidae  , Carnivora  : Felidae  , and Passeriformes  : Pittidae  ; adult ticks and undetermined immature stages have been collected from Artiodactyla  : Suidae  , and Testudines  : Testudinidae  (provisional); adults alone have been taken from Carnivora  : Canidae  and Herpestidae  , Perissodactyla  : Equidae  and Rhinocerotidae  , and Squamata  (unknown family), while nymphs alone have been found on Squamata  : Chamaeleonidae  , Accipitriformes  : Accipi-tridae, and Musophagiformes  : Musophagidae  . Amblyomma tholloni  is a sporadic parasite of humans.

M: Neumann  (1899)

F: Neumann  (1899)

N: Santos Dias (1948b)

L: Santos Dias (1948b)

Redescriptions

M: Robinson (1926), Santos Dias (1947), Hoogstraal (1956a), Elbl and Anastos (1966a), Matthysse and Colbo (1987), Voltzit and Keirans (2003), Horak et al. (2018)

F: Robinson (1926), Santos Dias (1947), Hoogstraal (1956a), Elbl and Anastos (1966a), Matthysse and Colbo (1987), Voltzit and Keirans (2003), Horak et al. (2018)

N: Borght-Elbl (1977), Voltzit and Keirans (2003)

L: Borght-Elbl (1977), Voltzit and Keirans (2003)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Amblyomma