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Amblyomma variegatum
(tropical bont tick)

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Amblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Vector of Animal Disease
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Amblyomma variegatum
  • Preferred Common Name
  • tropical bont tick
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •         Class: Arachnida

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Amblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, male.
TitleAdult
CaptionAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, male.
Copyright©From Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research. With permission of the editor
Amblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, male.
AdultAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, male.©From Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research. With permission of the editor
Amblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, female.
TitleAdult
CaptionAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, female.
Copyright©From Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research. With permission of the editor.
Amblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, female.
AdultAmblyomma variegatum (tropical bont tick); adult, female.©From Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research. With permission of the editor.

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Amblyomma variegatum

Preferred Common Name

  • tropical bont tick

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Chelicerata
  •                 Class: Arachnida
  •                     Subclass: Acari
  •                         Order: Parasitiformes
  •                             Suborder: Ixodida
  •                                 Family: Ixodidae
  •                                     Genus: Amblyomma
  •                                         Species: Amblyomma variegatum

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

BangladeshPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
IsraelPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MalaysiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
OmanPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Saudi ArabiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
YemenPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Africa

BeninPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Burkina FasoPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
BurundiPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
CameroonPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Central AfricaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Central African RepublicPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
CongoPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Congo Democratic RepublicPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Côte d'IvoirePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
EthiopiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
GambiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
GhanaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
GuineaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Guinea-BissauPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
KenyaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MadagascarPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MalawiPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MaliPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MauritaniaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MayottePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
NigeriaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
RéunionPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
SenegalPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
SomaliaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
SudanPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
TanzaniaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
UgandaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
West AfricaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ZambiaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ZimbabwePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

North America

USAPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Central America and Caribbean

AnguillaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Antigua and BarbudaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
CaribbeanPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
CubaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
DominicaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
French West IndiesPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
GuadeloupePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
JamaicaPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Lesser AntillesPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MartiniquePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
MontserratPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Puerto RicoPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Saint Kitts and NevisPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Saint LuciaPresentIntroduced Invasive Government of Saint Lucia, 2012
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
Trinidad and TobagoPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
United States Virgin IslandsPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

South America

BrazilPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

Europe

CyprusPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
GreecePresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001
ItalyPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-SicilyPresentCAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001

References

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Government of Saint Lucia, 2012. Dengue Fever Alert - Fight the Aedes aegypti Mosquito!. http://www.stlucia.gov.lc/agencies/health/alerts/dengue_fever_alert_-_fight_the_ades_aegypti_mosquito!.htm

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