Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12259/54396
Type of publication: Straipsnis Clarivate Analytics Web of Science Master Journal List / Article in Clarivate Analytics Web of Science Master Journal List (S2)
Field of Science: Biologija / Biology (N010)
Author(s): Paulauskas, Algimantas;Radzijevskaja, Jana;Rosef, Olav;Turčinavičienė, Jurga;Ambrasienė, Daiva
Title: Infestation of mice and voles with "Ixodes ricinus" ticks in Lithuania and Norway
Is part of: Estonian Journal of Ecology. Tallin : Estonian Academy of Sciences, Vol. 58, no. 2 (2009)
Extent: p. 112-125
Date: 2009
Keywords: Small rodent;Ixodes ricinus;Larvae;Nymphs;Infestation;Prevalence
Abstract: A total of 693 small rodents were live-trapped in Lithuania and Norway. In Lithuania, the mice Apodemus flavicollis and A. agrarius were more frequently infested with ticks than the voles Microtus arvalis and Myodes glareolus. The overall prevalence of infestation with Ixodes ricinus in different sampling locations of Lithuania ranged for A. flavicollis from 0% to 92.3%, for M. glareolus from 5.9% to 100%, and for M. arvalis from 0% to 37.8%. In Norwegian sites the prevalence of infestation was higher for A. flavicollis (62.7 98% in different sites) than for A. sylvaticus (42.9 77.8%). The most intensive infestation of rodents with I. ricinus larvae was observed in May and June. Contrasting patterns of infestation with larvae and nymphs were observed in males and females of M. glareolus and A. flavicollis
Internet: https://doi.org/10.3176/eco.2009.2.05
https://doi.org/10.3176/eco.2009.2.05
Affiliation(s): Biologijos katedra
Gamtos mokslų fakultetas
Vilniaus universitetas
Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas
Appears in Collections:Universiteto mokslo publikacijos / University Research Publications

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