Margaropus

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Margaropus

a genus of ixodid ticks closely resembling boophilus, but not having festoons or ornamentations; they are characterised by greatly enlarged posterior legs and a prolonged median plate.

Origin: g. Margaros, pearl oyster, _ pous, foot

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