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1 August 2002 Gynandromorphism in Amblyomma cajennense and Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae)
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During a survey of ticks on horses in November 2000, at the University of São Paulo farm in Pirassununga county, São Paulo, Brazil, 1 gynandromorph of Amblyomma cajennense was collected from a naturally infested horse. In another survey on dogs in March 2001, in the urban area of Monte Negro, Rondônia, Brazil, a gynandromorph of Rhipicephalus sanguineus was collected from a naturally infested dog. Both specimens are described and classified as perfect bipartite protogynanders.

M. B. Labruna, A. F. Ribeiro, M. V. Cruz, L. M A. Camargo, and E. P. Camargo "Gynandromorphism in Amblyomma cajennense and Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae)," Journal of Parasitology 88(4), 810-811, (1 August 2002). https://doi.org/10.1645/0022-3395(2002)088[0810:GIACAR]2.0.CO;2
Published: 1 August 2002
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