Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

Cattle fever ticks, the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini), and cattle tick, Rhipicephalus annulatus (Say), are livestock pests endemic to Mexico and invasive along the Texas-Mexico border. Resistance to acaricide, alternate wildlife hosts, and pathogenic landscape-forming...

Author(s)
Goolsby, J. A.; Guerrero, F. D.; Gaskin, J.; Bendele, K. G.; Azhahianambi, P.; Amalin, D.; Flores-Cruz, M.; Kashefi, J.; Smith, L.; Racelis, A.; Saini, R. K.; Perez de Leon, A.
Publisher
Society of Southwestern Entomologists, Dallas, USA
Citation
Southwestern Entomologist, 2016, 41, 3, pp 595-604
Abstract

Ticks are blood-feeding arthropods and can harbor several bacteria, including the worldwide zoonotic disease Q-fever agent Coxiella burnetii. Recent studies have reported a distinct group of Coxiella mostly associated with Ixodidae ticks, including the primary endosymbionts of Amblyomma americanum. ...

Author(s)
Machado-Ferreira, E.; Vizzoni, V. F.; Balsemão-Pires, E.; Moerbeck, L.; Gazeta, G. S.; Piesman, J.; Voloch, C. M.; Soares, C. A. G.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2016, 115, 12, pp 4691-4699
AbstractFull Text

This proceedings contains 212 papers covering silage research, feed characteristics and nutritive value of silage, silage management and technology, biology of ensiling and food safety, nutrient efficiency and environment, silage for dairy cows, silage for growing animals and environment and biogas ...

Author(s)
Kuoppala, K.; Rinne, M.; Vanhatalo, A.
Publisher
MTT Agrifood Research Finland, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Proceedings of the XVI International Silage Conference, Hämeenlinna, Finland, 2-4 July 2012, 2012, pp 525 pp.
Abstract

A description is provided for Lichtheimia corymbifer [Mycocladus corymbifer]. Details of its geographical distribution (Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Sudan, Zambia, Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec), USA (Illinois, Maryland, New York, South Dakota, Wisconsin),...

Author(s)
Kirk, P. M.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 2008, No.178, pp Sheet 1774
Abstract

The taxonomic and phylogenetic relationships of Trypanosoma vivax are controversial. It is generally suggested that South American, and East and West African isolates could be classified as subspecies or species allied to T. vivax. This is the first phylogenetic study to compare South American...

Author(s)
Cortez, A. P.; Ventura, R. M.; Rodrigues, A. C.; Batista, J. S.; Paiva, F.; Añez, N.; Machado, R. Z.; Gibson, W. C.; Teixeira, M. M. G.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2006, 133, 2, pp 159-169
Abstract

Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin - Office International des Épizooties, 2000, 112, 6, pp 673
AbstractFull Text

These proceedings include national experiences in the form of country reports, seminal papers dealing with basic aspects of recording and recommendations addressed to different international and national bodies. The papers discuss issues related to animal recording with special reference to low-...

Author(s)
Trivedi, K. R.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 1998, No.1, pp c + 436 pp.
Abstract

T. vivax measurements were obtained from the literature. In addition, original measurements were obtained from specimens from cattle, sheep and goats from Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Panama, Martinique, Mauritius, Venezuela, Suriname, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Nigeria. Numbers of...

Author(s)
Dávila, A. M. R.; Ramirez, L.; Silva, R. A. M. S.
Citation
Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 1998, 51, 1, pp 29-35
Abstract

Most populations and some species of ticks of the genera Boophilus (5 spp.) and Rhipicephalus (∼75 spp.) cannot be distinguished phenotypically. Moreover, there is doubt about the validity of species in these genera. The author studied the entire 2nd internal transcribed spacer (ITS 2) rRNA of 16...

Author(s)
Barker, S. C.
Citation
Journal of Parasitology, 1998, 84, 5, pp 887-892
Datasheet
Cover for Bos taurus (cattle)

Feral cattle can be distinguished from domestic stock only by their location and lack of ear marks or tags. Their size and conformation vary greatly...

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics