|Title||Evidence for genetic hybridization between Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes cookei|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Authors||Patterson, JW, Duncan, AM, McIntyre, KC, Lloyd, VK|
|Journal||Canadian Journal of Zoology|
Examination of I. cookei and I. scapularis collected from New Brunswick revealed ticks with ambiguous morphologies, with either a mixture or intermediate traits typical of I. scapularis and I. cookei, including in characteristics typically used as species identifiers.