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|The Mono Lake bird tick, Argas monolakensis (Acari: Argasidae), a soft or argasid tick and potential vector of Mono Lake virus.||Another view of the Mono Lake bird tick.||The swallow tick, Ornithodoros concanensis (Acari: Argasidae), a soft or argasid tick found in association with swallows and their nests.|
|Another view of the swallow tick.||Parker's relapsing fever tick, Ornithodoros parkeri (Acari: Argasidae), a vector of relapsing fever.||Ventral view of Parker's relapsing fever tick.|
|The relapsing fever tick, Ornithodoros turicata (Acari: Argasidae), a major vector of relapsing fever.||Another view of the relapsing fever tick, Ornithodoros turicata.||The relapsing fever tick, Ornithodoros turicata, shown on a fingertip to indicate size.|
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