Micro buzzwords: Vector and organism

Anaplasma phagocytophilum
Ixodes ticks
Babesia microti
Black legged tick (Ixodes tick)
Borrelia burgdorferi
•Vector: tick: Ixodes scapularis
Dengue virus
•Vector: Aedes mosquito.
Loa loa
Chrysops fly
Onchocerca volvulus
Female blackflies
Plasmodium species
Mosquito (Anopheles)
Rickettsia prowazekii
•Vector: human body louse and fleas
Rickettsia rickettsii
•Vector: Rocky mounted wood tick (D. andersoni)
Trypanosoma brucei
Tsetse fly
Trypanosoma cruzi
Vector: reduviid (triatomine) bugs, aka kissing-bug
West Nile virus
Mosquito
Yellow fever virus
•Vector Aedis aegypti mosquito
Yersinia pestis
Flea transmit it to prairie dogs and rodents
Bartonella bacilliformis
Sandfly
Borrelia recurrentis
Human body louse
Brugia malayi
mosquito
Chikungunya virus
Aedes mosquito
Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever
ticks
Ehrlichia chaffeensis
Vector: black legged deer tick
Francisella tularensis
Rabbits
Japanese encephalitis virus
Mosquito
Leishmania braziliensis
Sandfly
Leishmania donovani
Sandfly
Orientia tsutsugamushi
•Vector: mite (chigger)
Rickettsia akari
•Vector: mites
Rickettsia typhi
Vector flea
Rift Valley fever
mosquitos
St. Louis encephalitis virus
•Vector: Culex mosquito
Wuchereria bancrofti
mosquito
Bartonella quintana
•Vector: body louse (humans in over crowded situations)

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