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Lone star tick - Amblyomma americanum - male

Lone star tick - Amblyomma americanum - Male
near Kingston, Newton County, Arkansas, USA
February 26, 2009
Size: ~2 mm
Found on dog after walk through woods.

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Lone star tick
This is a male Amblyomma americanum, or lone star tick.

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