Rhipicephalus guilhoni Morel and Vassiliades, 1963

Guglielmone, Alberto A., Petney, Trevor N. & Robbins, Richard G., 2020, Ixodidae (Acari: Ixodoidea): descriptions and redescriptions of all known species from 1758 to December 31, 2019, Zootaxa 4871 (1), pp. 1-322: 224

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4871.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C21A719F-9A6B-4227-8386-1AFA22620614

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4582359

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C04787D4-FF36-FF1D-FF07-FEC96602C8C7

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Plazi

scientific name

Rhipicephalus guilhoni Morel and Vassiliades, 1963
status

 

32. Rhipicephalus guilhoni Morel and Vassiliades, 1963   .

An Afrotropical and Palearctic species whose adults are usually found on Artiodactyla   : Bovidae   , but they have also been collected from Mammalia  (several orders), and Aves  (several orders). Larvae and nymphs have been recovered from Lagomorpha   : Leporidae   , and Rodentia   : Muridae   and Sciuridae   . Rhipicephalus guilhoni   is a very rare parasite of humans.

M: Morel and Vassiliades (1963)

F: Morel and Vassiliades (1963)

N: Morel and Vassiliades (1963)

L: Morel and Vassiliades (1963)

Redescriptions

M: Matthysse and Colbo (1987), Pegram et al. (1987c), Walker et al. (2000), Walker, A.R. et al. (2003)

F: Matthysse and Colbo (1987), Pegram et al. (1987c), Walker et al. (2000), Walker, A.R. et al. (2003)

N: Walker et al. (2000)

L: Walker et al. (2000)

Note: Chitimia-Dobler et al. (2017b) suggested that Rhipicephalus guilhoni   and Rhipicephalus camicasi   are conspecific, with Rhipicephalus guilhoni   as the senior synonym.