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Amblyomma hebraeum (Bont tick; South African bont tick)

Synonyms: Amblyomma annulipes; Amblyomma hebraeum hebraeum; Amblyomma hebraeum theileriella; Amblyomma hebraeum xiphiastor; Amblyomma theilerae; Amblyomma theilerae theileriella; Amblyomma theileri; Ixodes poortmani
Language: Afrikaans

Wikipedia Abstract

Amblyomma hebraeum, commonly known as the South African bont tick, is a species of hard tick that is native to southern Africa. They are sexually dimorphic.
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Providers

Parasite of 
Aepyceros melampus (impala)[1]
Antidorcas marsupialis (springbok)[1]
Cephalophus natalensis (Natal duiker)[1]
Ceratotherium simum (white rhinoceros)[1]
Connochaetes taurinus (blue wildebeest)[1]
Cynictis penicillata (Yellow Mongoose)[1]
Diceros bicornis (black rhinoceros)[1]
Equus quagga burchellii (Burchell's zebra)[1]
Giraffa camelopardalis (giraffe)[1]
Phacochoerus aethiopicus (desert warthog)[1]
Potamochoerus porcus (red river hog)[1]
Redunca arundinum (southern reedbuck)[1]
Sylvicapra grimmia (bush duiker)[1]
Syncerus caffer (African buffalo)[1]
Taurotragus oryx (eland)[1]
Tragelaphus angasii (nyala)[1]
Tragelaphus scriptus (bushbuck)[1]
Tragelaphus strepsiceros (greater kudu)[1]

Distribution

Namibia, Botswana, Central African Republic, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, United Republic of, Zambia, Zimbabwe;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Nunn, C. L., and S. Altizer. 2005. The Global Mammal Parasite Database: An Online Resource for Infectious Disease Records in Wild Primates. Evolutionary Anthroplogy 14:1-2.
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