Ixodes muris Bishopp and Smith, 1937,

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: 48-49

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.4576476

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C04787D4-FFC6-FFF2-FF07-F9B56197CA59

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Ixodes muris Bishopp and Smith, 1937
status

 

151. Ixodes muris Bishopp and Smith, 1937  .

A Nearctic species, all of whose parasitic stages are usually found on Rodentia  : Cricetidae  , but they have also been collected from other Mammalia  (several orders), and Passeriformes  : Passerellidae  , Parulidae  and Turdidae  (rarely as adult ticks). Adults and nymphs have been recovered from Galliformes  : Phasianidae  ; adults and larvae have been taken from Passeriformes  : Troglodytidae  ; while immature stages have been recorded from Aves  (several orders) (Guglielmone et al. 2014, Guglielmone & Robbins 2018, Scott et al. 2018). Ixodes muris  is a frequent parasite of humans.

M: Bishopp and Smith (1937)

F: Bishopp and Smith (1937)

N: Bishopp and Smith (1937)

L: Bishopp and Smith (1937)

Redescriptions

M: Cooley and Kohls (1945), Gregson (1956), Keirans and Clifford (1978), Keirans and Litwak (1989), Lindquist et al. (2016)

F: Cooley and Kohls (1945), Gregson (1956), Keirans and Clifford (1978), Keirans and Litwak (1989), Lindquist et al. (2016)

N: Cooley and Kohls (1945), Gregson (1956), Durden and Keirans (1996), Lindquist et al. (2016)

L: Allred et al. (1960), Clifford et al. (1961), Sénevet and Ripert (1967a), Lindquist et al. (2016)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Ixodes