The following new insect common names were recently approved by the ESA Committee on Common Names and are being submitted to the ESA membership for comment. Please submit any comments to the ESA Common Names Committee via For more information, click on the names below.

Proposed common name: mustelid tick
Scientific name: Ixodes cookei Packard
Order: Ixodida
Family: Ixodidae
Deadline for comments: October 7, 2022

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