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Cover for Basics of fleas.

This chapter includes questions and answers related to the nature, morphology, existence, life cycle, survival, reproduction, infestation, location/geographical distribution, spread and seasonality of dog and cat fleas.

Author(s)
Elsheikha, H. M.; Wright, I.; Dryden, M. W.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245486)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Adult anti-predator behaviour - life and death in the habitat.

This chapter explores the various aspects of adult butterfly behaviour in relation to predation by vertebrates and arthropods. The various risks encountered by butterflies during its adult life are presented and the various defence mechanisms they employ to evade predation are discussed.

Author(s)
Dennis, R. L. H.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243574)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Epizootic ulcerative syndrome (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Aphanomyces invadans</i>).

In this chapter the aetiology, clinical aspects, diagnosis, epidemiology, prevention and control of epizootic ulcerative syndrome in wild and farmed finfish are discussed.

Author(s)
Dibyendu Kamilya; John, K. R.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243277)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ichthyophthiriosis (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Ichthyophthirius multifiliis</i>).

A brief description of Ichthyophthirius multifiliis in fishes as well as its diagnosis, epidemiology, prevention and control were discussed in this chapter.

Author(s)
Jørgensen, L. von G.; Buchmann, K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243277)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Microsporidiosis (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Loma salmonae</i>).

This book chapter describes various aspects of microsporidiosis caused by Loma salmonae: diagnosis, life cycle, influence of water temperature, host range, geographic range, pathobiology and physiopathology, clinical pathology, control and prevention, and recommendations for future studies.

Author(s)
Speare, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243277)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Eubothriosis.

This book chapter describes various aspects of eubothriosis: diagnosis, life cycle, epidemiology, transmission, survival in reservoir hosts, population dynamics, and control and prevention.

Author(s)
MacKenzie, K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243277)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diplostomiasis (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Diplostomum spathaceum</i> and related species).

This book chapter describes various aspects of diplostomiasis caused by Diplostomum spathaceum: diagnosis, epidemiology, life cycle, transmission, developmental stages, population dynamics, effects of climate change on parasite distribution, and disease control and prevention.

Author(s)
Karvonen, A.; Marcogliese, D. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243277)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The disease cycle and lifestyles.

After the first contact between host and pathogen, a series of specific events follow which leads to the development of a disease and, ultimately, an epidemic. This series of events is called a disease cycle. Often, a disease cycle is essentially the same as the pathogen's life cycle, but the key...

Author(s)
Tronsmo, A. M.; Munk, L.; Djurle, A.; Collinge, D. B.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243185)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Asian citrus psyllid life cycle and developmental biology.

This chapter focuses on the adult reproductive biology, life characteristics and polymorphisms and development of ova and nymphs of the Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri). The effects of temperature, humidity, rain and solar radiation on the biological development of this economically...

Author(s)
Hall, D. G.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394088)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Aroids: developmental physiology.

Taro and other aroids have a similar growth cycle, although for Alocasia and Cyrtosperma it is much longer than for Colocasia and Xanthosoma, which need to be replanted every year to produce good-quality corms and cormels. The life cycle of Amorphophallus paeoniifolius is almost identical to that...

Author(s)
Lebot, V.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243369)
Type
Book chapter

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