Widespread Dispersal of Borrelia burgdorferi–Infected Ticks Collected from Songbirds Across Canada.

Title Widespread Dispersal of Borrelia burgdorferi–Infected Ticks Collected from Songbirds Across Canada.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsScott JD, Anderson JF, Durden LA
JournalJournal of Parasitology
Volume98
Issue1
Start Page49
Date Published02/2012
Keywordsbirds, borrelia, burgdorferi, Canada, spread, ticks
Abstract

For clarity on vector distribution, we sampled 481 ticks (12 species and 3 undetermined ticks) from 211 songbirds (42 species/subspecies) nationwide.

URLhttp://www.journalofparasitology.org/doi/abs/10.1645/GE-2874.1?prevSearch=Widespread+dispersal+of+Borrelia+burgdorferi-infected&searchHistoryKey=
DOI10.1645/GE-2874.1