Tick Articles

Coder, Brooke. 2021. Interagency Cooperation Drives Discovery of Lyme Disease Spirochete in Exotic Tick. Entomology Today.

Williams SC, Stafford III KC, Linske, MA, Brackney, DE, et al. 2021. Effective control of the motile stages of Amblyomma americanum and reduced Ehrlichia spp. prevalence in adults via permethrin treatment of white-tailed deer in coastal Connecticut, USA. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases. 12(3). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ttbdis.2021.101675.

Price KJ, Graham CB, Witmier BJ, Chapman HA, Coder BL, Boyer, C. N et al. 2021. Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Stricto DNA in Field-Collected Haemaphysalis longicornis Ticks, Pennsylvania, United States. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 27(2): 608-611. https://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2702.201552

Price KJ, Witmier BJ, Eckert RA, Boyer CN, Helwig MW, Kyle AD. 2020. Distribution and Density of Haemaphysalis longicornis (Acari: Ixodidae) on Public Lands in Pennsylvania, United States. J Med Ent. tjaa274, https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjaa274

Armed Forces Pest Management Board Technical Guide NO. 8. 2020. Surveillance Guide & Response Plan for the Asian longhorned tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis. Armed Forces Pest Management Board, US Army Garrison – Forest Glen, Silver Spring, MD. https://www.acq.osd.mil/eie/afpmb/docs/techguides/tg8.pdf

Lantos PM, Rumbaugh J, Bockenstedt LK, et al. 2020. Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), American Academy of Neurology (AAN), and American College of Rheumatology (ACR): 2020 Guidelines for the Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Disease. Clinical Infectious Diseases, , ciaa1215, https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1215

Mader EM, Ganser C, Geiger A, et al. 2020. A survey of tick surveillance and control practices in the United States. J Med Entomol tjaa094 https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjaa094

Bickerton M, McSorely K, Toledo A. 2020. A life stage-targeted acaricide application approach for the control of Haemaphysalis longicornis. Ticks Tick-Borne Dis 12(1):101581 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ttbdis.2020.101581

Tufts DM, Goodman LB, Benedict MC, et al. 2020. Association of the invasive Haemaphysalis longicornis tick with vertebrate hosts, other native tick vectors, and tick-borne pathogens in New York City, USA. Int J Parasitol Parasites Wildl In press. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2020.08.008

Yuan Q, Llanos-Soto SG, Gangloff-Kaufmann JL, et al. 2020. Active surveillance of pathogens from ticks collected in New York State suburban parks and school yards. Zoonoses Public Health 67(6):684-96. https://doi.org/10.1111/zph.12749

Bisanzio D, Fernandez MP, Martello E, et al. 2020. Current and future spatiotemporal patterns of Lyme disease reporting in the Northeastern United States. JAMA NetwOpen 3(3):e200319. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2761874

Little EAH and Molaei G. 2020. Passive tick surveillance: Exploring spatiotemporalassociations of Borrelia burgdorferi (Spirochaetales: Spirochaetaceae), Babesiamicroti (Piroplasmida: Babesiidae), and Anaplasma phagocytophilum (Rickettsiales:Anaplasmataceae) infection in Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae). Vector BorneZoonotic Dis 20(3):177-86. https://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2019.2509

Linske MA, Williams SC, Stafford KC, et al. 2020. Determining effects of winter weather conditions on adult Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) survival in Connecticut and Maine, USA. Insects 11(1):13 https://doi.org/10.3390/insects11010013