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Brown Dog Tick

Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Description:

Adult female 12mm long engorged with blood.Grey with brown legs.

Habitat:

Dogs in tropical Australia

Notes:

Larvae and adults cycle can remain dormant off the host up to 18 months.

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BarbaraSing
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BarbaraSing

Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Jul 17, 2014
Submitted on Jul 17, 2014

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