96119A

96119A
Caption: American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis). This tick is a vector for several human diseases, including Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia.
Magnification*: x7
Type: SEM
Copyright 2009 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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