Historical collection of ticks (Acari: Argasidae) from Iran and other regions of central Asia (Museogenomics research)

Aleksei Solovev, Alexandr Uskov, Yevgeny Bondarenko, Alexandr Rakin, Vyatheslav Kravtsov


Herein, historical collection of ticks (Acari: Argasidae), which were collected by E. Pavlovsky of parasitological expeditions to Central Asia (1934-1955), are reported.


Argasidae; Museogenomics research; Real-time polymerase chain reaction; tick-born relapsing fever; ticks collection.

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