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Tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus
El Rancho Puerta Grande, Edwards County, Texas, USA
April 29, 2009
Size: 3mm
Torn off my cousin's arm

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Tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus Tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Moved
Moved from Rhipicephalus.

Moved
Moved from Ticks.

Rhipicephalus
This is an adult male Rhipicephalus sp., probably R. sanguineus, the brown dog tick.

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