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    • A genus of parasitic Acarina, which includes numerous…
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ixodes definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of parasitic Acarina, which includes numerous types of ticks. See tick, the insect.
    • the conventional and largest genus of Ixodidæ, started by Latreille in 1796, adopting eyeless species most commonly known as ticks.
    • type genus of this household Ixodidae
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