Assessing the abundance, seasonal questing activity, and Borrelia and tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV) prevalence of Ixodes ricinus ticks in a Lyme borreliosis endemic area in Southwest Finland

Jani J. Sormunen, Tero Klemola, Eero J. Vesterinen, Ilppo Vuorinen, Jukka Hytonen, Jari Hanninen, Kai Ruohomaki, Ilari E. Saaksjarvi, Elina Tonteri, Ritva Penttinen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalTicks and tick-Borne diseases
Volume7
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)208-215
Number of pages8
ISSN1877-959X
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Ixodes ricinus
  • Borrelia burgdorferi
  • Borrelia miyamotoi
  • Biotope distribution
  • Tick abundance
  • Tick-borne encephalitis virus
  • BURGDORFERI SENSU-LATO
  • DIFFERENT VEGETATION TYPES
  • SATURATION DEFICIT
  • SCAPULARIS ACARI
  • SOUTHERN SWEDEN
  • UNITED-STATES
  • IXODIDAE
  • DENSITY
  • RISK
  • SURVIVAL
  • 3111 Biomedicine

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