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The objective of this study was to determine the number of Boophilus microplus larvae recovered from plots planted with Leucaena leucocephala, Macroptilium artropurpureum, Stylosanthes humilis and S. hamata experimentally infested with larvae during 5 seasons in a subtropic, subhumid climate. The...

Author(s)
Fernández-Ruvalcaba, M.; Preciado-de la Torre, J. F.; García-Vázquez, Z.; Cruz Vazquez, C.; Saltijeral-Oaxaca, J.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Técnica Pecuaria en México, 2004, 42, 1, pp 97-104
Abstract

The anti-tick effects of the tropical pasture legumes S. humilis and S. hamata were evaluated and compared with 2 common grasses, Cenchrus ciliaris and Andropogon gayanus, in the state of Morelos, Mexico, on plots experimentally infested with larvae of the tick B. microplus. The effect was...

Author(s)
Fernandez-Ruvalcaba, M.; Cruz-Vazquez, C.; Solano-Vergara, J.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.
Citation
Experimental & Applied Acarology, 1999, 23, 2, pp 171-175
Abstract

The anti-tick effect of S. humilis and S. hamata was evaluated for mature plants on two 3 × 1.6 m plots each experimentally infested with 10 000 larvae of Boophilus microplus. A 3rd control plot was seeded with the grass Cenchrus ciliaris. The effect was evaluated by counting the total number of...

Author(s)
Cruz-Vazquez, C.; Fernandez-Ruvalcaba, M.; Solano-Vergara, J.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 1999, 23, 1/2, pp 15-18

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