American Dog Tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say) (Arachnida: Ixodida: Ixodidae): EENY-443/IN781, 11/2008 Academic Article uri icon


  • EENY-443, a 7-page fact sheet by Wai-Han Chan and Phillip E. Kaufman, is part of the Featured Creatures Collection. It describes this tick commonly found on dogs as an adult its distribution, description, life cycle, seasonality, medical and veterinary importance, removal, and management. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, November 2008. EENY-443/IN781: American Dog Tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say) (Arachnida: Ixodida: Ixodidae) (

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  • Chan, W., & Kaufman, P. E.

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  • Chan, Wai-Han||Kaufman, Phillip E

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