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Ngxflal Hosts

Antelo s: Reedbuck from Zululand (1). Red duiker from Zulu... land B ue duiker from South Africa (1). Duiker from Zululand (2) and South Africa (3)- Waterbuck from Zululand (1) and South Africa (2). Impala from Zululand (1) and South Africa (1). Harte. beest from Northern Rhodesia (1). Lechwe (1) a.nd greater kudu (1) from Northern Rhodesia.

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Carnivores: Big_eared fox from Kenya (1). Jackal from Trans.vaal ~omhem Rhodesia (1). Genet from Zululand (1). Banded mongoose from Uganda (1). Gray mongoose from Uganda (1). Uganda wildcat from Uganda (1).

Primates: Chacma baboon from Transvaal (4) and guenon monkey from 2% (1) and South Africa (1).

Pi s: Warthog from Zululand (2). Bush ig from Transvaal (1). ant forest pig from Belgian Congo (1 .

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Hares: Leaks spp. exceptionally heavily infested in Eastern Province, So rica. Pronolg ruddi from South Africa (l).

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African pgrcupin : From Transvaal (2).

Cane rats: ono s swinderianus variegatus from Nyasaland

(1) and Southern esla 1).

Bush s uirrels: Paraxerus from Southwest Africa (2) and Southern Réesia (2).

Rodents: Masto 's coucha. from Zululand (l). Rhabdo s
a.=o.—n'%- --“IL

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pumilio Hem me (I). Ele hant shrews: From Tanganyika (1) and Petrodromus from Tanganyfia (I).

Hedgehogs: From Transvaal (1).

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Antelopes: Bushbuck (3) and blue duiker (1) from South Africa.

Primates: Chacma baboon from Transvaal (4). Galago from Zulu.

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Carnivores: Banded mongoose from Uganda (1), Zululand (1), and Soufh Ifrica (1). Genet from Zululand (1).

Rodents: Tatera gerbil from Southern Rhodesia (1). Groove. toothed rai (Otoms irroratus) from South Africa (1). Mouse (Leggada minuioides) from Shuth Africa (2).

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Hares: Le spp. exceptionally heavily infested in Eastern Province, Sou rica.

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GRIMALDI (1934). Ethiopia. Said to be present at Eil Nogal.
This is considered a questionable identification; see

page 631.

THILER (ms.). Description of both sexes- review of data. V Belgian Congo material from Ozeguru (Nizi) seen in addition to localities mentioned on page 631.

RHIPICEPHALUS DISTINCTUS

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TENDEIRO (1955). (Mozambique. Review of previous report from colony.

RHITICEPHALUS _E_I. EVELRTSI

GRMALDI (1931.). Yemen (Hodeida, erroneous locality or based on cattle brought for slaughter). Eritrea, collecting locali_ ties. Not listed from Ethiopia and Somalia.

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TENDEIRO (1955). Mozambique. Review of previous reports con. cerning both species from colony.

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DAUBNEY (191.4). Kenya. As R. neavi: see R. a ndiculatus, page 906. Not able to transmit Nairobi s ep sease ex. perimentally, possibly owing to unsatisfactory feeding of ticks. Morphology and biology of tick under study.

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WJLLCWKS (1922). Egypt. Presence noted.
FRANCHINI (192710. Libya. Collected at Giarabub.

GRIMALDI (1931.). Yemen, Libya, Eritrea, Ethiopia,.Soma'|.ia; collecting localities.

TARTAQLLA (1939). Yugoslavia. Case of boutonneuse fever cir_ cumstantially associated with H. _s_. sangg eus because of presence of this tick on dog in home of patient.

MARKOV, ABUSALIMGV , & DZASOKHOV (1939). USSR. Epizootic piro.. plasmosis of swine; transmission not achieved (similar results with H. marginatum and rossicus).

KURCHATOV & POPOVA (1939). USSR. Ecology. Also noted that hatching larvae quickly disperse, loss of ability (of which stage not stated) to feed after lengthy starvation, preference for dogs rather than cattle (in comparison with R. bursa) or mice or rabbits (in comparison with R. rossicus

End R. turanicus).

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DAUBNEY (1944). Kenya. Stresses need for study of rickettsiae in this species of tick.

PERVGTAISKY (1950B). USSR. Male R. s uineus can fertilize female R. bursa, which lay a.Iarge nu5er of mostly fertile

eggs afterwards. Mating between male R. bursa and female
R. 'neus does not result in fertile eggs. The progeny

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of male saniuineus - female busa union were only females

identical to E. bursa. These hybrid females, when fertilized by male R. sansuineus, gave rise to 27 gynandromorphs and

323 females see also Pervomaisky 1954). This paper also
reports Hyalomma gynandromorphs.

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CVJETANOVIC et al (1953). Yugoslavia. An exceptionally inter. esting'§tudy of ticks including R. s. sgnguineus as reser_

voirs in an epidemic of Q fever.- Sde _. rom arii, page
878.

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PERVGiAISKY (1954). USSR. Study of variation in size ad morphological characters; some reared material resembles

R. turanicus while a proportion of the progeny of_R.
turanicus resemble R. sanruineus. These two species

mate reddily and prdduce fertile offspring.

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PAGE 733. Distribution in the Sudan. Kenisa, on the border of Bahr El Ghazal and Upper Nile Province, is a part of the latter Province.

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PAGE 755. Distribution in the Sdan. Kenisa, on the border of Bahr El Ghazal and Upper Nile Province, is a part of the latter Province.

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TENDEIRO (1955). Mozambique. Review of previous reports of both species from colony.

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