Margaropus

noun
Mar·​gar·​o·​pus | \ mär-ˈgar-ə-pəs How to pronounce Margaropus (audio) \

Medical Definition of Margaropus

: a genus of ixodid ticks that in some classifications includes an American cattle tick (M. annulatus synonym Boophilus annulatus) causing Texas fever

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“Margaropus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Margaropus. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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