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Ornithodoros erraticus

 

Definition: a species of tick the small variety of which is the vector of Borrelia crocidurae in Africa, the Near East, and Central Asia; the large variety is the vector of B. hispanica in the Iberian peninsula and adjacent north Africa.

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