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Abstract

From 1907 when the fever tick eradication campaign began until 1933, the tick eradication methods of dipping cattle in an acaricide or "pasture vacation" were enormously successful in eradicating southern cattle ticks [Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini)], until failures began to occur ...

Author(s)
Pound, J. M.; George, J. E.; Kammlah, D. M.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Davey, R. B.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2010, 103, 2, pp 211-218
Abstract

Before the eradication of Boophilus ticks from the United States, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini) and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus (Say) were important biological vectors of the cattle pathogen Anaplasma marginale Theiler. In the absence of Boophilus ticks, A. marginale...

Author(s)
Scoles, G. A.; Ueti, M. W.; Noh, S. M.; Knowles, D. P.; Palmer, G. H.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2007, 44, 3, pp 484-491
Abstract

The cattle ticks B. microplus and B. annulatus have been eradicated from the continental USA, but both species are reintroduced periodically from Mexico into south Texas. B. microplus also occurs on Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. In the Americas, both species of tick occur primarily on...

Author(s)
George, J. E.
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Entomology, 1990, 7, 2, pp 119-125
Abstract

The effort to eradicate babesiosis from the USA by the eradication of Boophilus microplus and B. annulatus from 1 813 000 km2 began in 1906 and with 2 exceptions was completed by 1943. The last pocket of B. microplus in Florida was eliminated in 1960 and the final remnant of the campaign is the...

Author(s)
George, J. E.
Publisher
Food and Agriculture Organization, Rome, Italy
Citation
FAO Animal Production and Health Paper, 1989, No. 75, pp 1-7
Abstract

Knowledge on the ticks of economic importance in Latin America is briefly reviewed, notes being given on the external morphology and world distribution of each. The species listed are Boophilus microplus (Can.), which is the species of greatest economic importance in Latin America where it is...

Author(s)
Luque, G.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical., Cali, Colombia
Citation
Workshop on the Ecology and Control of external parasites of economic importance on bovines in Latin America. August 25-30, 1975., 1978, pp 23-27
Abstract

The failure of the 1956-57 tick eradication campaign in New South Wales was attributed to the wet summer, survival of ticks on head and ears of dipped cattle, and on calves born shortly after dipping, doubtful correlation between chemical analysis and biological efficiency of "Rucide", and...

Author(s)
Riek, R. F.
Publisher
Cairo,
Citation
Report. 2nd Meet. FAO/OIE Panel Tick-borne Dis. Cairo 1962, 1963, pp 25-30 pp.
Abstract

In one part of Florida, Boophilusmicroplus was found on cattle in 1957 and was believed to have been eradicated the following year. But the tick re-appeared in the same area in May 1960 and plans to eradicate it and prevent its spread are in operation, Rhipicephalus evertsi was found in Florida in...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Charleston.,
Citation
Proceedings. United States Live Stock Sanitary Association, 1960, 1960, pp 188-191 pp.
Abstract

Dimethoate (Am. Cyanamid 12, 880) used i/m as a 50% soln. at 25 mg./kg. gave very good control of Oestrus ovis, especially in the first instar, but this compound is only available experimentally so far.
Boophilus microplus ticks were found in Florida and all affected farms quarantined; the final...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Florida,
Citation
Proceedings. United States Live Stock Sanitary Association, 1958, 1959, pp 187-191 pp.
Abstract

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported the finding of Rhipicephalus evertsi on cattle in Florida in October 1960. This African tick has not been found before in North America. Over a million cattle, horses and mules in 32 counties of Florida are to be inspected for presence of the tick.
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Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1960, 137, pp 584
Abstract

The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported the finding of Rhipicephalus evertsi on cattle in Florida in October 1960. This African tick has not been found before in North America. Over a million cattle, horses and mules in 32 counties of Florida are to be inspected for presence of the tick.
...

Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1960, 138, pp 12

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