• ticks
  • We isolated 11 Siberian subtype tickborne encephalitis virus (TBEV) strains from Ixodes persulcatus ticks from a TBEV-endemic focus in the Kokkola Archipelago, western Finland. (cdc.gov)
  • strain Davousti, Rickettsia japonica and Rickettsia heilongjiangensis , all closely phylogenetically related, the former previously found in Amblyomma tholloni ticks in Africa and previously not detected in Ixodes spp. (diva-portal.org)