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Brown Dog Tick

Rhipicephalus Sanquineus


This tick came in on a dog to get groomed. Must have had this guy on him a while as it is full and a cm in length.

1 Species ID Suggestions

American dog tick
Dermacentor variabilis Dermacentor variabilis

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1 Comment

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 4 years ago

This isn't a Brown Dog Tick - they lack ornamentation on their scutum. Looks like an American Dog Tick instead.

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Burlington, Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Jul 18, 2013
Submitted on Jul 18, 2013

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