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- Bitencourth, K.; Amorim, M.; de Oliveira, S. V.; Voloch, C. M.; Gazêta, G. S.
- Medical and veterinary entomology 2019 v.33 no.2 pp. 256-268
- Amblyomma; Neotropics; Rickettsia bellii; Rickettsia felis; Rickettsia parkeri; caatinga; cerrado; cytochrome-c oxidase; ecosystems; fever; genes; genetic variation; haplotypes; monitoring; population structure; rain forests; ribosomal DNA; ticks; vectorial capacity; Brazil
- ... Amblyomma ovale (Ixodida: Ixodidae) Koch, 1844 is widely‐reported in the neotropical region and is the main vector in the epidemic cycle of Rickettsia parkeri strain Atlantic rainforest, a bioagent of a milder variety of spotted fever (SF). Because species with wide geographical distributions are known to exhibit variations that influence their vectorial capacity, the present study aimed to analyz ...