Ixodes anatis Chilton, 1904,

Heath, Allen C. G., Palma, Ricardo L., Cane, Rachel P. & Hardwick, Scott, 2011, Checklist of New Zealand ticks (Acari: Ixodidae, Argasidae), Zootaxa 2995, pp. 55-63: 59

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.203775

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4605576

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/2D6C87CB-FFF8-2370-FF20-FE4EFCEFFD6B

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Ixodes anatis Chilton, 1904
status

 

Ixodes anatis Chilton, 1904 

Host(s)

Land birds: Apteryx mantelli  , Apteryx australis lawryi  , Apteryx australis australis  ; Anas superciliosa  , A. platyrhynchos  , Branta canadensis maxima  , Gallirallus australis hectori  (Chatham Islands; possibly a contaminant).

Distribution

World: New Zealand.

New Zealand: Widespread in northern two-thirds of North Island and southern South Island; Stewart Island.

References: Chilton (1904); Nuttall (1916); Dumbleton (1953, 1961, 1963); Bishop & Heath (1998); Heath (1977, 2010a, b); Gordon (2010); Cane (2011, last updated 2009).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Arachnida

Order

Ixodida

Family

Ixodidae

Genus

Ixodes