Tick identification

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The systematics and taxonomy of ticks, the seasonal occurrence, different life cycles, tick morphology and identification and differential diagnosis of ticks of veterinary importance are described.

Refer to the Tick Photodatabase of African ticks.

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English
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Student
License Condition: Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0  
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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
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2013
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Prof Maxime Madder

  • Biologist, PhD
  • Head of Veterinary Entomology Unit, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Extra-ordinary lecturer at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa.