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Argas (Argas) reflexus (Fabricius, 1794)


PhylumArthropoda Latreille, 1829
ClassArachnida Cuvier, 1812
GenusArgas Latreille, 1795
SpeciesArgas (Argas) reflexus (Fabricius, 1794)


Name:Argas (Argas) reflexus
Authority:(Fabricius, 1794)
Taxon Version Key:NHMSYS0000730255
Name Form:Well-formed
Output Group:acarine (Acari)
Taxon Reference:Argas (Argas) reflexus (Fabricius, 1794), NHMSYS0000730255


Well formed name(s)

Argas reflexus (Fabricius, 1794)
Canterbury Tick
Pigeon Tick

Badly formed / unverified name(s)

Canterbury Or Pigeon Tick



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Distribution of Argas (Argas) reflexus in the UK according to records accessible through the NBN Gateway


Biological Records Centre Ticks (Ixodidea) distribution for the British Isles 13-Jan-2009
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