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The present study was conducted for to detect the various Ixodid ticks infesting Kosli, a local cattle breed in Bastar plateu zone of Chhattisgarh. A total of 679 ticks were collected from 42 Kosli cattle for morphological analysis. The morphological investigation of ticks revealed the presence of...

Author(s)
Jadhao, S. G.; Pal, S.; Nath, S.; Kumar, S.; Sanyal, P. K.
Publisher
Dr P. R. Yadav, Muzaffrnagar, India
Citation
Journal of Experimental Zoology, India, 2018, 21, 2, pp 837-841
Abstract

Morphological abnormalities in ticks seem to be rare phenomena in nature, and are underreported in Africa. In this article, we describe general and local anomalies in two Amblyomma lepidum females and one Rhipicephalus decoloratus female collected from cattle in Moroto and Kasese districts, Uganda. ...

Author(s)
Balinandi, S.; Mugisha, L.; Bbira, J.; Kabasa, W.; Nakayiki, T.; Bakkes, D. K.; Lutwama, J. J.; Chitimia-Dobler, L.; Malmberg, M.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2019, 56, 3, pp 873-877
Abstract

The cattle tick Rhipicephalus annulatus Say, 1821 (Acari: Ixodidae) is the main tick species on cattle in Egypt. This study was designed to know the possibility of rearing R. annulatus on rabbits in order to obtaining an adequate tick number and maintaining this tick species in lab to the next...

Author(s)
Abdel-Shafy, S.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2018, 42, 2, pp 297-302
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In this study, an alternative control method was developed for camel tick (Hyalomma dromedarii Koch) and cattle tick (Hyalomma impeltatum Schulze & Schlottke), to replace the widely used traditional acaricides. Huwa-San TR50 is a formulation of hydrogen peroxide, stabilized by the addition of a...

Author(s)
Alhewairini, S. S.; Al-Azzazy, M. M.
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2019, 51, 3, pp 971-978
Abstract

The Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program was the first parasite eradication program of veterinary importance in the United States and is considered to be one of the greatest disease eradication programs of all time. The program's utilization of pasture vacation and dipping of cattle in acaricide...

Author(s)
Lohmeyer, K. H.; May, M. A.; Thomas, D. B.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2018, 55, 3, pp 515-522
Abstract

Rhipicephalus microplus, commonly known as southern cattle tick, causes huge economic losses in the cattle industry. Its infestation affects the production of meat and milk and causes discomfort to hosts. In addition, it is the vector of Babesia spp. and Anaplasma spp. The most frequent method used ...

Author(s)
Konig, I. F. M.; Gonçalves, R. R. P.; Oliveira, M. V. S.; Silva, C. M.; Thomasi, S. S.; Peconick, A. P.; Remedio, R. N.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 4, pp 766-774
Abstract

This work aimed to investigate candidate biological control agents against the cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus by studying three entomopathogenic nematodes (EPN) isolates from two species, Heterorhabditis bacteriophora (isolates LPP30 and HP88) and Heterorhabditis baujardi (isolate LPP7). The...

Author(s)
Mendonça, A. É. de; Moreira, R. G.; Amaral, M. da P. H. do; Monteiro, C. M. de O.; Mello, V. de; Vilela, F. M. P.; Homem, F. C. M.; Furlong, J.; Dolinski, C.; Prata, M. C. de A.; Chagas, E. F. das
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 4, pp 781-786
Abstract

The cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus is a great sanitary problem and causes huge losses to livestock, being a vector of important diseases. The aim of this work was to verify the action of plant-derived material obtained from Tagetes patula on the life cycle of R. microplus, as well as to...

Author(s)
Politi, F. A. S.; Fantatto, R. R.; Silva, A. A. da; Moro, I. J.; Sampieri, B. R.; Camargo-Mathias, M. I.; Figueiredo, A.; Chagas, A. C. de S.; Furlan, M.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2019, 77, 4, pp 601-618
Abstract

Livestock constitutes a fundamental asset for the livelihood of rural communities in Angola. Rhipicephalus microplus (Acarina, Ixodidae) is considered to be the most important external parasite impacting the cattle industry in the world. The present work used a cross-sectional study on tick species ...

Author(s)
Gomes, A. F.; Neves, L.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2018, 74, 1, pp 117-122
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A survey of entomopathogenic nematodes (EPNs) belonging to the families Steinernematidae and Heterorhabditidae was conducted in the municipality of Tecomán, Colima, Mexico in an effort to obtain alternative controls for cattle ticks. Soil cores from grasslands were baited with last instars of the...

Author(s)
Molina-Ochoa, J.; Galindo-Velasco, E.; Rosales-Gutiérrez, A. M.; González-Ramírez, M.; Lezama-Gutiérrez, R.; Chan-Cupul, W.; Skoda, S. R.; Ullah, M. I.; García-Márquez, L. J.; Foster, J. E.
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2018, 50, 2, pp 767-770

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