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Ixodes (Ixodes) ricinus (Linnaeus, 1758)


PhylumArthropoda Latreille, 1829
ClassArachnida Cuvier, 1812
GenusIxodes Latreille, 1795
SpeciesIxodes (Ixodes) ricinus (Linnaeus, 1758)


Name:Ixodes (Ixodes) ricinus
Authority:(Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxon Version Key:NHMSYS0000730335
Name Form:Well-formed
Output Group:acarine (Acari)
Taxon Reference:Ixodes (Ixodes) ricinus (Linnaeus, 1758), NHMSYS0000730335


Well formed name(s)

Castor Bean Tick
Pasture Tick
Sheep Tick

Badly formed / unverified name(s)

Ixodes ricinus (Linne, 1758)



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Distribution of Ixodes (Ixodes) ricinus in the UK according to records accessible through the NBN Gateway


National Trust Hatfield Forest species data held by The National Trust. 19-Dec-2016
Natural England Invertebrate Common Standards Monitoring and ISIS Test Data 13-Dec-2016
National Trust for Scotland National Trust for Scotland Species Records 10-Dec-2016
Scottish Wildlife Trust Commissioned surveys and staff surveys and reports for Scottish Wildlife Trust reserves - Unassessed data 10-Dec-2016
Somerset Environmental Records Centre Species Recorded in Somerset 31-Oct-2016
Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre BRERC species records recorded over 15 years ago 17-Oct-2016
Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre BRERC species records within last 15 years 17-Oct-2016
Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre Cumbria Biodiversity Data Centre invertebrate species observations for Cumbria for the period 1500 to 2014 25-Sep-2016
Lorn Natural History Group LNHG Biological Records Dataset 23-Sep-2016
Worcestershire Biological Records Centre WBRC Species data for Worcestershire collated by date 21-Sep-2016
Environmental Records Information Centre North East ERIC North East Species Records - 2000-2016 02-Sep-2016
South East Wales Biodiversity Records Centre SEWBReC Arachnids (South East Wales) 02-Sep-2016
Merseyside BioBank Merseyside BioBank (unverified) 19-Aug-2016
Natural Resources Wales Welsh Invertebrate Database (WID) 18-Aug-2016
Highland Biological Recording Group HBRG Other invertebrates Dataset 11-Aug-2016
National Trust National Trust Species Records 13-Jun-2016
Biodiversity Information Service for Powys and Brecon Beacons National Park Miscellaneous records held by BIS 04-Apr-2016
Lancashire Environment Record Network LERN Records 31-Mar-2016
Gloucestershire Centre for Environmental Records Gloucestershire Recent Wildlife Sightings from 1st Jan 2010 29-Mar-2016
Rotherham Biological Records Centre Rotherham Biological Records Centre - Non-sensitive Records from all taxonomic groups 04-Mar-2015
North East Scotland Biological Records Centre NE Scotland other invertebrate records 1800-2010 13-Feb-2012
Biological Records Centre Ticks (Ixodidea) distribution for the British Isles 13-Jan-2009

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