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Five species of Brontaea occur in the New World. B. humilis has been introduced from Europe and is known from a few localities in eastern and Pacific coast Canada and USA. B. normata is an endemic Neotropical species. The other species, B. debilis, B. quadristigma (= B. cilifera syn. nov.) and B....

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Carvalho, C. J. B. de; Pont, A. C.
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, 1997, 14, 3, pp 723-749
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Cover for Criollo cattle

Anthropological and palaeontological evidence shows that cattle were absent in America until Christopher Columbus discovered the continent. In 1493,...

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Cover for Brahman cattle

Evolutionary HistoryAll modern cattle trace their origins to Bos primigenius. Analyses of mitochondrial DNA have shown that divergence of Bos...

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Cover for Hereford & Polled Hereford cattle

The Hereford breed of cattle belongs to the old British red middle-horn group, which includes breeds such as the Sussex and Devon. During the...

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The data available are discussed in a separate chapter for each country. The highest incidence of bovine TB is in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay, particularly in dairy herds. Bolivia, Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic have no official data. Central American countries have ...

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Carrillo, C. G.; Szyfres, B.
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Rome: Food & Agriculture Organization.,
Citation
La tuberculosis animal en las Americas y su trans-mision al hombre., 1963, pp 62 pp.
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IV. Incidence of brucellosis in dairy cattle in the Argentine was studied by the ring test, whilst whole blood agglutination tests were carried out in abattoirs, packing stations etc. Premiums for brucellosis-free herds are contemplated as inducement to farmers. Calfhood vaccination with Strain 19...

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ANON.
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Recent developments affecting livestock production in the Americas, 1956, pp 104-110 pp.
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II. A vitamin deficiency in ruminants in the Argentine was reported, caused by a diet of Cynodon hirsutus and C. dactylon. HCN, produced by these grasses, appears to destroy the micro-organisms synthesizing vitamins of the B complex. The conditions responded to injections of the above mentioned...

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ANON.
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Recent developments affecting livestock production in the Americas, 1956, pp 83-98 pp.
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III. From the Argentine it was reported that control of F. & M. disease by periodic vaccination every 4 months, restriction of movement and sanitary police measures was effective. Vaccine production by private and semiprivate laboratories is controlled by the National Foot and Mouth Disease...

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ANON.
Citation
Recent developments affecting livestock production in the Americas, 1956, pp 99-104
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Males weigh between 45 and 55 kilos and females weigh between 25 and 35 kilos. Colouration is highly variable from mostly black, to various shades...

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L. monocytogenes, as the reference species for members of the genus Listeria, is a Gram-positive, rod-shaped, non-sporulating bacterium which may be...

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