Year 2021, Volume 3 , Issue 1, Pages 1 - 8 2021-01-27

Ticks (Acari: Ixodida) are hematophagous ectoparasites of a wide variety of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, and are the vectors of many pathogenic agents, such as bacteria, protozoa, and viruses. The seasonal movement and migration of birds is one of the main causes of the dispersal of ticks and tick-borne pathogens. Therefore, identification of ticks associated with migratory birds is a fundamental step to understand the ecology of ticks infesting birds and evaluate their potential as vectors of zoonotic diseases. In this article, we provided a brief review for capturing migrating birds and examining them for ticks.
Ixodidae, Argasidae, migrating birds, capturing, Turkey
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Primary Language en
Subjects Biology
Journal Section Review

Orcid: 0000-0002-1681-8363
Author: Adem KESKİN (Primary Author)
Institution: Gaziosmanpasa University
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0002-7085-2378
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0002-2593-8826
Author: Arif Cemal ÖZSEMİR
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0001-8125-6099
Author: Kosta Y. MUMCUOĞLU
Institution: The Kuvin Center for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Thanks We would like to thank Dr. Christos Barboutis (Hellenic Ornithological Society/BirdLife Greece, Antikythira Bird Observatory, Athens, Greece) for his valuable comments on the manuscript. We also thank to Gökhan Eren (Ondokuz Mayıs University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine) for providing the photos to Figure 3 and 4, and to Ömral Ünsal Özkoç (Ondokuz Mayıs University, Biology Department) for providing the picture for the Figure 2.

Publication Date : January 27, 2021

Bibtex @review { acarolstud820943, journal = {Acarological Studies}, issn = {2667-5684}, address = {Erzincan Binali Yıldırım University, Arts \& Sciences Faculty, Biology Department Erzincan-TURKEY}, publisher = {Salih DOĞAN}, year = {2021}, volume = {3}, pages = {1 - 8}, doi = {10.47121/acarolstud.820943}, title = {Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida)}, key = {cite}, author = {Keskin, Adem and Erciyas Yavuz, Kiraz and Özsemir, Arif Cemal and Mumcuoğlu, Kosta Y.} }
APA Keskin, A , Erciyas Yavuz, K , Özsemir, A , Mumcuoğlu, K . (2021). Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida) . Acarological Studies , 3 (1) , 1-8 . DOI: 10.47121/acarolstud.820943
MLA Keskin, A , Erciyas Yavuz, K , Özsemir, A , Mumcuoğlu, K . "Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida)" . Acarological Studies 3 (2021 ): 1-8 <>
Chicago Keskin, A , Erciyas Yavuz, K , Özsemir, A , Mumcuoğlu, K . "Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida)". Acarological Studies 3 (2021 ): 1-8
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ISNAD Keskin, Adem , Erciyas Yavuz, Kiraz , Özsemir, Arif Cemal , Mumcuoğlu, Kosta Y. . "Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida)". Acarological Studies 3 / 1 (January 2021): 1-8 .
AMA Keskin A , Erciyas Yavuz K , Özsemir A , Mumcuoğlu K . Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida). Acarol. Stud.. 2021; 3(1): 1-8.
Vancouver Keskin A , Erciyas Yavuz K , Özsemir A , Mumcuoğlu K . Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida). Acarological Studies. 2021; 3(1): 1-8.
IEEE A. Keskin , K. Erciyas Yavuz , A. Özsemir and K. Mumcuoğlu , "Capturing migratory birds and examining for ticks (Acari: Ixodida)", Acarological Studies, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 1-8, Jan. 2021, doi:10.47121/acarolstud.820943