miana bug

noun, often capitalized M
mi·a·na bug | \ ˈmēəˌnā- \

Definition of miana bug 

: chicken tick also : a closely related Asiatic tick (Argas mianensis) that has been implicated as a vector of relapsing fever

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History and Etymology for miana bug

from Mianeh, town in Azerbaijan, Iran

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