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Amblyomma maculatum (Gulf Coast tick)

Synonyms: Amblyomma maculatum anastosiella
Language: German

Wikipedia Abstract

Amblyomma maculatum is a species of tick in the genus Amblyomma. Immatures usually infest small mammals and birds that dwell on the ground; cotton rats may be particularly favored hosts.
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Parasite of 
Canis latrans (Coyote)[1]
Leopardus pardalis (Ocelot)[1]
Lynx rufus (Bobcat)[1]
Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)[1]
Puma concolor (Cougar)[1]
Rusa unicolor (sambar)[1]
Sus scrofa (wild boar)[1]


Parasitized by 
Steinernema riobrave <Unverified Name>[2]


Venezuela, Belize, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, United States;



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.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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