- A species of large parasitic mites Rhipicephalus annulatus which attach themselves to, and suck the blood of, cattle, dogs, and many other animals. When filled with blood they become ovate, much swollen, and usually livid red in color. Some of the species often attach themselves to the human body. The young are active and have at first but six legs.
- English translation
- cattle tick
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Kunakurirana nyoka mhenyu.