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Flashcards in Pathogens and Vectors Deck (29):
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Anaplasma phagocytophilum

Tick

2

Babesia microti

Ixodes tick

3

Borrelia burgdorferi

Ixodes tick

4

Dengue virus

Mosquito

5

Loa loa

Deer, horse, or mango fly

6

Onchocerca volvulus

Female black fly

7

Plasmodium species

Mosquito (Anopheles)

8

Rickettsia prowazekii

Louse

9

Rickettsia rickettsii

Tick

10

Trypanosoma brucei

Tsetse fly

11

Trypanosoma cruzi

Reduviid bug ("kissing bug")

12

West Nile virus

Mosquito

13

Yellow fever virus

Mosquito

14

Yersinia pestis

Fleas – from rats and prairie dogs

15

Bartonella bacilliformis

sand fly

16

Borrelia recurrentis

Louse

17

Brugia malayi

Mosquito

18

Chikungunya virus

Mosquito

19

Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever

Tick

20

Ehrlichia chaffeensis

Lone star tick

21

Francisella tularensis

rabbit

22

Japanese encephalitis virus

Mosquito

23

Leishmania donovani

Sandfly

24

Orientia tsutsugamushi

Mites

25

Rickettsia akari

Mites

26

Rickettsia typhi

Fleas

27

Rift Valley fever

Mosquito, touching infected animal blood, or drinking infected animal milk

28

St. Louis encephalitis virus

Culex mosquito

29

Wuchereria bancrofti

Mosquito