Peculiarities of behaviour of taiga (Ixodes persulcatus) and sheep (Ixodes ricinus) ticks (Acarina: Ixodidae) determined by different methods Andrey N. Alekseev1, Per M. Jensen 2, Helen V. Dubinina1, Lioubov A. Smirnova2, Natalia A. Makrouchina and Sergey D. Zharkov2 Az Ixodes kullancsnem típusfaja. A Lyme-kór és a kullancsencephalitis nevű betegségek legfőbb terjesztője. A közönséges kullancs (Ixodes ricinus) a pókszabásúak (Arachnida) osztályának kullancsalakúak (Ixodida) rendjébe, ezen belül a kullancsok (Ixodidae) családjába tartozó faj. Noun 1. Ixodes [ik-so´dēz] a genus of arthropods, the hard ticks (family Ixodidae); some species are vectors of disease. ixodes synonyms, ixodes pronunciation, ixodes translation, English dictionary definition of ixodes. Ixodes scapularis Deer tick A tick with a 2-yr life cycle, and 3 feeding seasons; the cycle begins in spring with soil deposition of fertilized eggs; by summer, larvae emerge and imbibe a blood meal from small vertebrates–eg, white-footed mouse–Peromyscus leucopus which may be infected with Borrelia burgdorferi–maintaining the spirochete in the tick population. 9.1).The Ixodes tick (Figs. Tick (Ixodes ricinus) distribution map for England, Scotland, Wales Ref: PHE publications gateway number: 2015612 PDF , 1.59MB , 1 page This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Ixodes ricinus, the castor bean tick, is a chiefly European species of hard-bodied tick.It may reach a length of 11 mm (0.43 in) when engorged with a blood meal, and can transmit both bacterial and viral pathogens such as the causative agents of Lyme disease and tick-borne encephalitis. Define ixodes. In Europe, it is essential to be able to distinguish the castor bean tick from the ticks of Rhipicephalus and Dermacentor genera, which are the other most important hard tick genera in canine medicine (Fig. The morphology of Ixodes ricinus is characteristic for ixodid ticks. Ixodes ricinus synonyms, Ixodes ricinus pronunciation, Ixodes ricinus translation, English dictionary definition of Ixodes ricinus. Noun 1.