96121B

96121B
Caption: American dog tick head (Dermacentor variabilis). This tick is a vector for several human diseases, including Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia.
Magnification*: x30
Type: SEM
Copyright 2009 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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