Ixodes scapularis

The deer tick is a primary carrier of lyme disease which is caused by the bacterium Borrelia bugdorferi.

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Common NamesDeer Tick, Black-legged Tick
SynonymsIxodes dammini
Preservation OptionAlcohol


Specimens sold in alcohol are sent in clear, archival-quality glass vials with poly-seal caps to prevent evaporation. They are sent with alcohol-proof, typed specimen data labels.

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