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Publisher
Japan Society of Medical Entomology and Zoology, Tochigi, Japan
Citation
Medical Entomology and Zoology, 2015, 66, 2, pp 41-44
Abstract

Ticks (Acari: Ixodida) are an important group of ectoparasites of vertebrates. Most species are known vectors of diseases including Lyme disease, Q fever, and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever. A 3-year research was conducted in Antalya, Turkey, to determine tick species composition, seasonal...

Author(s)
Koc, S.; Ayḋin, L.; Cetİn, H.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2015, 114, 7, pp 2581-2586
Abstract

Seventy species of ticks are known from Australia: 14 soft ticks (family Argasidae) and 56 hard ticks (family Ixodidae). Sixteen of the 70 ticks in Australia may feed on humans and domestic animals (Barker and Walker 2014). The other 54 species of ticks in Australia feed only on wild mammals,...

Author(s)
Barker, S. C.; Walker, A. R.; Campelo, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology, 2014, 44, 12, pp 941-953
Abstract

Amblyomma parvum is a widespread Neotropical tick found on several domestic animals and is known to harbor a Rickettsia species of yet unknown pathogenicity. However its life cycle on, and suitability of, several of these hosts has not been described. In this work the biology of A. parvum is...

Author(s)
Olegário, M. M. M.; Gerardi, M.; Tsuruta, S. A.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2011, 179, 1/3, pp 203-208
Abstract

Uberlândia in Minas Gerais State, southeastern Brazil, has 622 000 inhabitants and is located in the Cerrado biome, the South American savannah. The city dog population is estimated at 82 000 and identification of tick species and infestation prevalence on this host has not been determined. A major ...

Author(s)
Szabó, M. P. J.; Souza, L. G. A. de; Olegário, M. M. M.; Ferreira, F. A.; Pajuaba Neto, A. de A.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2010, 57, 1/2, pp 72-74
Abstract

Twenty-six species of ticks are reported from the island of Sulawesi (Celebes), Indonesia. These include two species of soft ticks (Argasidae), Carios batuensis and C. vespertilionis, and the following 24 species of hard ticks (Ixodidae): Amblyomma babirussae, A. breviscutatum, A. cordiferum, A....

Author(s)
Durden, L. A.; Merker, S.; Beati, L.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2008, 45, 1/2, pp 85-110
Abstract

Collections of Amblyomma auricularium and A. pseudoconcolor Aragão, 1908 are discussed in relation to distribution and hosts. Three tick collections (two from Argentina and a third from the USA) house a total of 574 A. auricularium (307 males, 162 females, 73 nymphs and 32 larvae) and 179 A....

Author(s)
Guglielmone, A. A.; Estrada-Peña, A.; Luciani, C. A.; Mangold, A. J.; Keirans, J. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2003, 29, 1/2, pp 131-139
Abstract

The results of routine procedures for the diagnosis of ectoparasitism carried out at the Department of Veterinary Public Health and Animal Pathology of Bologna University, Italy, between 1995 and 1999 are presented. The specimens comprised skin scrapings from lesions of 1138 dogs, 377 cats, 94...

Author(s)
Galuppi, R.; Carelle, M. S.; Tampieri, M. P.
Publisher
Edagricole, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Obiettivi e Documenti Veterinari, 2001, 22, 9, pp 63-68
Abstract

A total of 62 (1%) ticks with phenotypic anomalies was found amongst 64 473 Ixodoidea collected from cattle, goats, dogs, horses, Chelonoides chilensis and man from March 1976 to March 1997 in mainland Argentina (Neotropical). No anomalies were detected in the few individuals of the subfamilies...

Author(s)
Guglielmone, A. A.; Castella, J.; Mangold, A. J.; Estrada-Peña, A.; Viñabal, A. E.
Citation
Acarologia, 1999, 40, 2, pp 127-132
Abstract

Specimens of ticks were collected in 1993, 1996, 1997 and 1998, mostly from wild and domestic animals in the Western plateau (São Paulo and Minas Gerais), Pantanal (Mato Grosso do Sul) and Serra do Mar (São Paulo) regions of Brazil. Nine species of 'Amblyommidae' were identified: Anocentor nitens,...

Author(s)
Figueiredo, L. T. M.; Badra, S. J.; Pereira, L. E.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Citation
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1999, 32, 6, pp 613-619

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