Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Arachnida > Order: Ixodida > Family: Amblyommidae > Genus: Rhipicephalus > Species: Rhipicephalus sanguineus

Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latreille, 1806)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Rhipicephalus beccarii Pavesi, 1883
Rhipicephalus bhamensis Supino, 1897
Rhipicephalus breviceps Warburton, 1910
Rhipicephalus brevicollis Neumann, 1897
Rhipicephalus carinatus Frauenfeld, 1867
Rhipicephalus dugesi Neumann, 1911
Boophilus dugesi Dönitz, 1907
Ixodes dugesi Gervais, 1844
Rhipicephalus flavus Supino, 1897
Rhipicephalus limbatus Koch, 1844
Ixodes linnaei Audouin, 1826
Rhipicephalus linnei Koch, 1844
Rhipicephalus macropis Schulze, 1936
Ixodes plumbeus Dugès, 1834
Rhipicephalus rubicundus Frauenfeld, 1867
Rhipicephalus rutilus Koch, 1844
Eurhipicephalus sanguineus Stephens & Christophers, 1908
Rhipicephalus siculus Koch, 1844
Rhipicephalus stigmaticus Gerstäcker, 1873
Rhipicephalus texanus Banks, 1908

Other resources

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NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Rhipicephalus sanguineus European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
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External data

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