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Deer Tick - Ixodes scapularis - female

Deer Tick - Ixodes scapularis - Female
Ballston Lake, Saratoga County, New York, USA
May 28, 2011
Size: 3 mm
I've learned to pay attention to the little critters crawling on me so I can remove them before they dig in. ID help appreciated.

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Deer Tick - Ixodes scapularis - female Deer Tick - Ixodes scapularis - female

Moved
Moved from Ticks.

Deer Tick?
Certainly looks like the black-legged tick, Ixodes scapularis

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