What does ixodes ricinus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sheep-tick, sheep tick, Ixodes ricinus(noun)

    parasitic on sheep and cattle as well as humans; can transmit looping ill in sheep (acute viral disease of the nervous system); a vector for Lyme disease spirochete


  1. Ixodes ricinus

    Ixodes ricinus, the castor bean tick, is a chiefly European species of hard-bodied tick. It may reach a length of 11 mm when engorged with a blood meal, and can transmit both bacterial and viral pathogens such as the causative agents of Lyme disease and tick-borne encephalitis.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ixodes ricinus in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ixodes ricinus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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