Ixodes texanus Banks, 1909,

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: 71-72

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.4562634

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C04787D4-FFAF-FF85-FF07-F86564C4C9B6

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scientific name

Ixodes texanus Banks, 1909
status

 

231. Ixodes texanus Banks, 1909  .

A Nearctic species with one record from the Neotropical Region, all of whose

parasitic stages are usually found on Carnivora  : Mustelidae  and Procyonidae  , but they have also been collected from Mammalia  (several orders). Ixodes texanus  is a rare parasite of humans.

M: Cooley and Kohls (1945)

F: Banks (1909)

N: Cooley and Kohls (1945)

L: Allred et al. (1960)

Redescriptions

M: Gregson (1956), Keirans and Clifford (1978), Furman and Loomis (1984), Keirans and Litwak (1989), Lindquist et al. (2016)

F: Nuttall and Warburton (1911), Cooley and Kohls (1945), Gregson (1956), Lancaster (1973), Keirans and Clifford (1978), Sonenshine (1979), Furman and Loomis (1984), Keirans and Litwak (1989), Lindquist et al. (2016)

N: Gregson (1956), Sonenshine (1979), Furman and Loomis (1984), Durden and Keirans (1996), Lindquist et al. (2016)

L: Clifford et al. (1961), Sénevet and Ripert (1967a), Sonenshine (1979), Furman and Loomis (1984), Webb et al. (1990), Kleinjan and Lane (2008), Coley (2015), Lindquist et al. (2016)

Note: Ondrejicka et al. (2016) present molecular evidence that more than one species may be included under the name Ixodes texanus  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Ixodes