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From July 2004 to June 2012, 104 maned wolves were captured. The animals were chemically restrained in order to collect biological material. Ticks were found in 94 wolves and sent to the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases FMVZ-USP, and were identified using a stereomicroscope and taxonomic keys. Of...

Author(s)
Arrais, R. C.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Ocorrência de patógenos transmitidos por carrapatos (Anaplasma spp, Babesia spp, Ehrlichia spp, Hepatozoon spp e Rickettsia spp) em lobos guará (Chrysocyon brachyurus) e cães domésticos na região do Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brasil, 2013, pp 81 pp.
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We report tick infestations on birds, in the environment and on domestic animals in a non-forested phytophysiognomy, the savanna-like Cerrado sensu stricto, in a natural reserve on the outskirts of the urban area of Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Overall, 238 birds within 50 species, 15 families ...

Author(s)
Pascoal, J. de O.; Amorim, M. do P.; Martins, M. M.; Melo, C.; Silva Júnior, E. L. da; Ogrzewalska, M.; Labruna, M. B.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2013, 22, 1, pp 46-52
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This is a report of ticks species, parasite prevalence and infestation intensity of birds in a forest fragment (18°56′57°S and 48°12′14°W) within the Brazilian cerrado (savanna), in the municipality of Uberlândia, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. A total of 162 birds from 26 species were captured....

Author(s)
Tolesano-Pascoli, G. V.; Torga, K.; Franchin, A. G.; Ogrzewalska, M.; Gerardi, M.; Olegario, M. M. M.; Labruna, M. B.; Szabó, M. P. J.; Marçal Júnior, O.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2010, 19, 4, pp 244-248
Abstract

Intraerythrocytic protozoan species of the genera Theileria and Babesia are known to infect both wild and domestic animals, and both are transmitted by hard-ticks of the family Ixodidae. The prevalences of hemoprotozoa and ectoparasites in 15 free-living Mazama gouazoubira, two captive M....

Author(s)
Silveira, J. A. G. da; Rabelo, É. M. L.; Ribeiro, M. F. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2011, 177, 1/2, pp 61-66
Abstract

Uberlândia in Minas Gerais State, southeastern Brazil, has 622 000 inhabitants and is located in the Cerrado biome, the South American savannah. The city dog population is estimated at 82 000 and identification of tick species and infestation prevalence on this host has not been determined. A major ...

Author(s)
Szabó, M. P. J.; Souza, L. G. A. de; Olegário, M. M. M.; Ferreira, F. A.; Pajuaba Neto, A. de A.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2010, 57, 1/2, pp 72-74
Abstract

Cerrado biome, the South American savannah, covers about 2 million km2 and is very rich in endemic species but threatened by agriculture. In this report free-living tick species are presented, and their seasonal and relative distribution within the various phytophysiognomies in a small Cerrado...

Author(s)
Veronez, V. A.; Freitas, B. Z.; Olegário, M. M. M.; Carvalho, W. M.; Pascoli, G. V. T.; Thorga, K.; Garcia, M. V.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2010, 50, 2, pp 169-179
Abstract

This epidemiological survey on canine babesiosis was carried out in three distinct rural regions (Lavras, Belo Horizonte and Nanuque) of the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Ticks and blood samples were collected during a dry season (Lavras, n=92; Belo Horizonte, n=50; Nanuque, n=102) and the...

Author(s)
Costa Júnior, L. M.; Ribeiro, M. F. B.; Rembeck, K.; Rabelo, E. M. L.; Zahler-Rinder, M.; Hirzmann, J.; Pfister, K.; Passos, L. M. F.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Research in Veterinary Science, 2009, 86, 2, pp 257-260
Abstract

The study was conducted to determine the prevalence of ectoparasites on dogs in the nucleus of urban expansion of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil between July and September 2003. A total of 101 dogs without defined breeds were examined. The ectoparasites were collected through visual and tactile ...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, D. F.; Daemon, E.; Rodrigues, A. F. S. F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2008, 17, 4, pp 185-188
Abstract

A complement fixation test for detection of equine piroplasmosis (Babesia equi and B. caballi) was performed on blood samples taken from 720 horses on 28 farms in 5 states of Brazil (Mato Grosso, Sao Paulo, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul and Minas Gerais) [date not given]. Control measures used on the...

Author(s)
Kerber, C. E.; Ferreira, F.; Pereira, M. C.
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 1999, 66, 2, pp 123-127
Abstract

Between June 1990 and February 1991, an investigation of ixodid populations of the ears of Equidae from Minas Gerais and Guanambi, Bahia, Brazil, was carried out. Anocentor nitens was the most prevalent (97.50%) and most abundant (98.35%) species, followed by Boophilus microplus (36.10% and 1.59%)...

Author(s)
Borges, L. M. F.; Leite, R. C.
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 1998, 50, 1, pp 87-89

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