Tick Species and the Illnesses they Transmit Chart
This chart is a collection of tick species and the infections, protozoans and viruses they pass. Many people know about Lyme disease but few have heard of all the co infections that ticks and some other bugs can actually pass. This list is ever growing and each year new tick borne infections are added to the list. This chart is American ticks and infections. There are other tick species and illnesses abroad that have not been added here.
Click on each disease to learn more about it:
Anaplasma capra, Babesiosis, Bartonella, Borrelia Mayonii, Borrelia Miyamotoi, Bourbon Virus, Colorado Tick Fever, Ehrlichiosis, Mycoplasma Fermentans, Powassan Virus, Q Fever, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, STARI, Tickborne Relapsing Fever, Tularemia