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Flashcards in Otobius spp Deck (12):
1

common name

spinose ear tick

2

is this a soft or hard tick?

soft

3

hosts

livestock, humans, dogs

4

short or long palps?

short

5

are adult on the animal?

NO

6

life cycle

ticks lay eggs

7

mainly problem in ___ cattle

housed

8

only ____ and ____ are parasitic

larvae, nymphs

9

adults are ____

non parastitic

10

larvae and nymphs are____ long distances

taxi-ed

11

pathogenesis

ear canals affected
anemia in heavy infections

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treatment

acaricidal in ear canal
treatment of premises