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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....

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

This publication consists of the papers presented at an Expert Consultation on tick eradication held by the FAO in Mexico City during June 1987. The papers are arranged in 9 "chapters", viz.: history of tick eradication highlighting the achievements and failures and indicating implications for...

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy
FAO Animal Production and Health Paper, 1989, No. 75, pp xi + 322 pp.

This publication contains 11 contributions, as well as introductory and concluding remarks, from a symposium on the eradication of the calliphorid Cochliomyia hominivorax, a myiasis-producing agent of cattle and other livestock. The development of the sterile insect technique and its application in ...

Miscellaneous Publications of the Entomological Society of America, 1985, No. 62, pp 68pp.

The authors review briefly the natural distribution of Cochliomyia hominivorax in the New World; its economic importance; its control, including chemical control and sterile male release; host control of minor larval infestations; adult monitoring; and its recent accidental introduction into Libya. ...

Hall, M. J. R.; Beesley, W. N.
Pesticide Outlook, 1990, 1, 2, pp 34-37

The morphology of larval spines of Cochliomyia hominivorax was affected by larval substrate and geographic effects on variation. Spine morphology of individual larvae was used to determine criteria for discrimination analysis classification. Classification criteria for types of wounds and host...

Mangan, R. L.; Welch, J. B.
Journal of Medical Entomology, 1990, 27, 3, pp 295-301

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