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NR-44124   Amblyomma americanum Nymph
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Designations: Amblyomma americanum Nymph
Organism: Amblyomma americanum
Biosafety Level: 1
Availability Status: In Stock
Store at: Room temperature
Contributor: ML Levin

Quantity limit per order for this item is 500. This item can be ordered five times a year. Orders over this limit will be sent to CDC for approval before shipment.

Amblyomma americanum (A. americanum) colony was established from adult ticks collected from vegetation in 2003 in Georgia, USA.

This A. americanum colony may contain endosymbiotic Coxiella sp.. The mitochondrial genome of a representative A. americanum colony has been sequenced (GenBank: NC_027609).

A. americanum is an arthropod vector competent for transmitting the following pathogens: Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia ewingii and Panola Mountain ehrlichial agent.

NR-44124 contains a live, wild-type A. americanum nymph. Registrants may order up to 500 nymphs in a given month. Note: A. americanum can also be obtained in adult (NR-42514) or larval stages (NR-44123).

Citations: Acknowledgment for publications should read "The following reagent was provided by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for distribution by BEI Resources, NIAID, NIH: Amblyomma americanum Nymph, NR-44124."
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Adult Amblyomma americanum
Amblyomma americanum Larvae
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