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This brief communication reports the identification of microsatellite loci in the economically important tick species B. microplus. The data are potentially useful in distinguishing different strains of B. microplus. Eight polymorphic loci were isolated in larvae, and in male and female adults...

Author(s)
Chigagure, N. N.; Baxter, G. D.; Barker, S. C.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental & Applied Acarology, 2000, 24, 12, pp 951-956
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

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
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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...

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Although the ancestors of Guernsey cattle were introduced to the Channel Islands in the 10th and 11th centuries as draught animals, they were noted...

Abstract

A description is provided for Sclerospora sorghi[Peronosclerospora sorghi]. Information is included on the disease caused by the organism, its transmission, geographical distribution, and hosts. HOSTS: Sorghum bicolor, Sorghum sudanense, Sorghum almum, Sorghum halepense, maize, teosinte and,...

Author(s)
Kenneth, R.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 1975, No. 46, pp Sheet 451
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Cover for Pinzgauer cattle

Around 500 AD, Gaelic herdsmen in the alpine region began to develop a breed of red and black cattle that was larger than native cattle. The new...

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Cover for Ayrshire cattle

The original cattle of the Ayrshire region, Scotland, were of mixed type and colour, but they were mainly black or brown with white flecked faces and...

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