The Establishment of a Blacklegged Tick Population by Migratory Songbirds in Ontario, Canada.

TitleThe Establishment of a Blacklegged Tick Population by Migratory Songbirds in Ontario, Canada.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsScott, J, Scott, CM, Anderson, JF
JournalJ Veter Sci Med
Volume2
Issue1
Date Published02/2014
Keywordsblacklegged, disease, geography, ixodes, lyme, scapularis, songbirds, spread, ticks
Abstract

This 2-year study implicates migratory songbirds in the initiation ofan inland Lyme disease endemic area in southeastern Ontario.

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