The influence of abiotic and biotic factors on the invasion of Ixodes scapularis in Ontario, Canada

TitleThe influence of abiotic and biotic factors on the invasion of Ixodes scapularis in Ontario, Canada
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsClow KM, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Michel P, Pearl DL, Jardine CM
JournalTicks Tick Borne Dis.
VolumeS1877-959X
Start Page30029
Issue17
Date Published03/2017
KeywordsCanada, disease, ixodes, lyme, scapularis, ticks
Abstract

Findings illustrate that local ecological factors are of importance for the invasion of I. scapularis into Ontario, and may be used to enhance local public health interventions and current predictive models and risk maps for I. scapularis.

URLhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28359751