Evidence for increasing densities and geographic ranges of tick species of public health significance other than Ixodes scapularis in Québec, Canada

TitleEvidence for increasing densities and geographic ranges of tick species of public health significance other than Ixodes scapularis in Québec, Canada
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsGasmi, S, Bouchard, C, Ogden, NH, Adam-Poupart, A, Pelcat, Y, Rees, EE, Milord, F, Leighton, P, Lindsay, RL, Koffi, JK, Thivierge, K
JournalPLoS ONE
Volume13
Issue8
Date Published08/2018
Abstract

The aims of this study were to determine (1) current diversity and abundance of ticks of public health significance other than I. scapularis, (2) sex and age of the human population bitten by these ticks (3), and the seasonal and geographic pattern of their occurrence.

URLhttps://www.researchgate.net/publication/327173582_Evidence_for_increasing_densities_and_geographic_ranges_of_tick_species_of_public_health_significance_other_than_Ixodes_scapularis_in_Quebec_Canada