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1 July 2017 First Record of Amblyomma dissimile Infesting the South American Common Toad (Rhinella margaritifera) in French Guiana
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We report herein a nymphal Amblyomma dissimile Koch, 1844 (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing an adult Rhinella margaritifera (Anura: Bufonidae) in lowland tropical rainforest in French Guiana. This is the first report of a tick parasitizing R. margaritifera.

The Helminthological Society of Washington
Crystal Kelehear, Stephanie J. Keightley, and Christopher M. Ritzi "First Record of Amblyomma dissimile Infesting the South American Common Toad (Rhinella margaritifera) in French Guiana," Comparative Parasitology 84(2), 163-164, (1 July 2017). https://doi.org/10.1654/1525-2647-84.2.163
Published: 1 July 2017
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