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Definition 1: ticks having a hard shield on the back and mouth parts that project from the head - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for ixodid in the sense of this definition

(ixodid is a kind of ...) any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals

(... is a kind of ixodid ) usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats

(... is a kind of ixodid ) usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats

(... is a kind of ixodid ) bites humans; a vector for Lyme disease spirochete

(... is a kind of ixodid ) 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

(... is a kind of ixodid ) parasitic on mice of genus Peromyscus and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in eastern United States (especially New England); northern form was for a time known as Ixodes dammini (deer tick)

(... is a kind of ixodid ) a tick that feeds on dusky-footed wood rat and bites humans; principal vector for Lyme disease in western United States especially northern California

(... is a kind of ixodid ) a tick that usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to dusky-footed wood rats

(... is a kind of ixodid ) a northeastern tick now recognized as same species as Ixodes scapularis

(... is a kind of ixodid ) common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia

(... is a member of ixodid) hard ticks

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