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Widespread dispersal of Borrelia burgdorferi-infected ticks collected from songbirds across Canada.

We report transstadial transmission (larva to nymph) of B. burgdorferi in I. auritulus. Data suggest a possible 4-tick, i.e., I. angustus, I. auritulus, I. pacificus, and I. spinipalpis enzootic cycle of B. burgdorferi on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Subscribe to … Continue reading

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