A Unique Academic–Government Collaboration Yields First Report of Detailed Habitat Description for Haemaphysalis longicornis (Ixodida: Ixodidae) in Madison County, KY

  • Authors: Vogt, J; Allen, B; Paulsen, D; Trout Fryxell, R T.
  • Publication Year: 2021
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: Journal of Medical Entomology
  • DOI: 10.1093/jme/tjab061

Abstract

Haemaphysalis longicornis Neumann, Asian longhorned tick, was collected in Madison County, Kentucky, United States as part of an ongoing collaborative-tick surveillance project. This is the first collection of this invasive tick that includes ancillary data on habitat and landscape features derived from the USDA Forest Service, Forest Inventory and Analysis program.

  • Citation: Vogt, J T; Allen, B D; Paulsen, D; Trout Fryxell, R T. 2021. A Unique Academic–Government Collaboration Yields First Report of Detailed Habitat Description for Haemaphysalis longicornis (Ixodida: Ixodidae) in Madison County, KY . Journal of Medical Entomology. 67: 1310-. https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjab061.
  • Keywords: Haemaphysalis longicornis, Asian longhorned tick, distribution, habitat description, zoonosis
  • Posted Date: April 12, 2021
  • Modified Date: May 6, 2021
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