Deer Tick Pictures

Permission to use thumbnails (if applicable) and links to the pictures below were granted to me by the Iowa State University Department of Entomology. Your assistance to this web site is grately appreciated.

See all four stages next to one another.

Female tick next to a dime.

Male tick next to a dime.

Close-up of male.

Nymph next to a dime.

An engorged nymph (after feeding).

Deer tick larva.

Close-up of larva.

Click here to go to Iowa State University's deer tick page.

Click here to see an Iowa State University deer tick survey.

Click here to see the sequence of events during a dissection of a deer tick for testing of the Lyme disease bacterium.

Click here to go to the Iowa State University Department of Entomology homepage...this is a great site!!

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Updated April 4, 1998