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Medical Term:

Haemaphysalis cinnabarina

 

Definition: a tick that occurs chiefly in the dry region of British Columbia in western Canada; this species can cause tick paralysis in both humans and animals.

[G. kinnabarinos, like cinnabar, vermilion]

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