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The increasing awareness of the dangers of chemicals on health, long term poses the need to look for alternative mechanisms to counteract the negative effects of pests with a minimum of collateral damage caused by chemicals used for this. The dairy industry is one of the most affected by this kind...

Author(s)
Peña Aguilar, J. M.; Torres Torres, H. C.; Valencia Pérez, R.; Pastrana Palma, A.; Castañeda Olalde, A.
Publisher
Sociedad Mexicana de Administracion Agropecuario, Laguna, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Agronegocios, 2013, 17, 33, pp 447-458
Abstract

The horn fly Haematobia irritans (Linnaeus, 1758) (Diptera: Muscidae) is one of the most important ectoparasites of cattle. The parasitism of horn flies interferes with cattle feeding, thus reducing weight gain and milk production. Additionally, horn flies are mechanical vectors of pathogens that...

Author(s)
Torres, L.; Almazán, C.; Ayllón, N.; Galindo, R. C.; Rosario-Cruz, R.; Quiroz-Romero, H.; Gortazar, C.; Fuente, J. de la
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2012, 111, 3, pp 1391-1395
Abstract

A total of 2702 individuals representing nine species of Pteromalidae (Chalcidoidea) plus at least one species of Diapriidae, Trichopria haematobiae (Ashmead) (Diaprioidea), were reared as pupal parasitoids of filth-breeding flies in bovine manure during a 2-year study in northern Tamaulipas,...

Author(s)
Loera-Gallardo, J.; Luna-Salas, J. F.; Gibson, G. A. P.
Publisher
Entomological Society of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Entomologist, 2008, 140, 6, pp 682-689
Abstract

Twenty four Hereford heifers free of anaplasmosis were allotted into three groups of eight animals each and inoculated three times with adjuvant in Puck saline as control or 50 µg and 100 µg of total protein of Anaplasma marginale initial bodies from three Mexican strains which share the same...

Author(s)
Orozco Vega, L. E.; Rodríguez, S. D.; CantóAlarcón, G. J.; López Flores, R.; Jiménez Ocampo, R.; García Ortiz, M. Á.; Preciado de la Torre, J. F.; Rojas Ramírez, E. E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Vaccine, 2007, 25, 3, pp 519-525
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine resistance to the pesticides cypermethrin (pyrethroid) and diazinon (phosphate) in the horn fly (Haematobia irritans) in the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico. A total of 36 farms were evaluated: 11 in the north, 14 in the central and 11 in the southern part of the...

Author(s)
Almazán García, C.; Cantú Covarruvias, A.; Vega Flores, A.; García Vázquez, Z.; Kunz, S.; Medellín Ledezma, A.
Publisher
Revista Veterinaria-Mexico, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Veterinaria México, 2004, 35, 3, pp 237-244
Abstract

The aim of the work was to study the annual variation of S. calcitrans (L.) adult stage infestation in Aguascalinetes, Mexico. Three dairy farms which maintained Holstein cows in free-pens housing were selected; throughout the study the farmers did not apply insecticide treatment. The dairy farms...

Author(s)
Cruz-Vázquez, C.; Martínez Rangel, S.; Vitela Mendoza, I.; Ramos Parra, M.; Quintero Martínez, M. T.; García Vázquez, Z.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Técnica Pecuaria en México, 2000, 38, 2, pp 135-142
Abstract

This study reports on an outbreak of infectious bovine keratitis (IBK) and the control of flies in their larval stage. IBK is caused by Moraxella bovis and its incidence has been associated with flies and the ultraviolet rays of the sunlight. An outbreak of IBK was observed in a dual purpose dairy...

Publisher
Pulso Ediciones S.O., Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Medicina Veterinaria, 2000, 17, 11, pp 273-276
Abstract

60 randomly selected farms in Aguascalientes that kept Holstein cows in free-pen housing systems were visited once a month from May to July 1997. On each farm, 10 milk-producing cows were selected at random and flies were collected from the dorsum, flank and front of the legs for identification. ...

Author(s)
Cruz-Vázquez, C.; Vitela-Mendoza, I.; Ramos-Parra, M.; Quintero-Martínez, M. T.; García-Vázquez, Z.
Citation
Veterinaria México, 1999, 30, 2, pp 205-208
Abstract

The purpose of this work was to study the population dynamics of the horn fly Haematobia irritans in a bovine herd from Soto la Marina in the State of Tamaulipas in Mexico. Horn flies were counted in 12 bovines without pesticide treatment during September 1998 to August 1999. The correlation...

Author(s)
Almazán García, C.; Castillo Salas, S.; Loredo Osti, J.; García Vázquez, Z.
Publisher
Revista Veterinaria-Mexico, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Veterinaria México, 2001, 32, 2, pp 149-152
Abstract

The presence of larvae of H. lineatum in Mexico is reported. Larvae were isolated from cattle from several places: Culiacan, Sinaloa, Chihuahua (Chihuahua State), Lerdo and Gomez Palacio (Durango). Larvae were collected from furuncles, mainly located on the dorsum of the cattle. It is the 2nd time...

Author(s)
Quintero-Martínez, M. T.; Gaxiola, S.; Guerrero Molina, C.; Rojas Arias, L. M.; Otero Negrete, J.
Citation
Veterinaria México, 1996, 27, 3, pp 245-247

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