Amblyomma clypeolatum

Petney, Trevor N., Boulanger, Nathalie, Saijuntha, Weerachai, Chitimia-Dobler, Lidia, Pfeffer, Martin, Eamudomkarn, Chatanun, Andrews, Ross H., Ahamad, Mariana, Putthasorn, Noppadon, Muders, Senta V., Petney, David A. & Robbins, Richard G., 2019, Ticks (Argasidae, Ixodidae) and tick-borne diseases of continental Southeast Asia, Zootaxa 4558 (1), pp. 1-89: 15

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.4558.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:71232906-9C90-4A6E-B893-83AC1574C8CA

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4541859

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DD87C4-FFD6-FFF9-1EFC-DE8EFC09FB1B

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Amblyomma clypeolatum
status

 

Amblyomma clypeolatum   Neumann, 1899

This is an Oriental species, mainly from South Asia, found predominantly on tortoises in moist broadleaf forests (Guglielmone et al. 2009). It has been recorded from west-central Myanmar on the Burmese star tortoise, Geochelone platynota   , and the yellow tortoise, Indotestudo elongata ( Robbins and Platt 2000)   .

The male and female are described in Voltzit and Keirans (2002).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Amblyomma