Ticks parasitizing bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the Caatinga Biome, Brazil

Abstract In this paper, the authors report ticks parasitizing bats from the Serra das Almas Natural Reserve (RPPN) located in the municipality of Crateús, state of Ceará, in the semiarid Caatinga biome of northeastern Brazil. The study was carried out during nine nights in the dry season (July 2012)...

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Publication Date:2016
Main Author: Luz,Hermes Ribeiro
Other Authors: Muñoz-Leal,Sebastián, Almeida,Juliana Cardoso de, Faccini,João Luiz Horacio, Labruna,Marcelo Bahia
Document type: Article
Language:eng
Published: Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária
Portuguese subjects:
bat
Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1984-29612016000400484
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