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The southern cattle fever tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, is the most economically important ectoparasite of cattle worldwide. A limitation for sustainable control and eradication is the emergence of acaricide resistance among tick populations. Molecular diagnostic tools offer the...

Author(s)
Klafke, G. M.; Miller, R. J.; Tidwell, J. P.; Thomas, D. B.; Sanchez, D.; Arroyo, T. P. F.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance, 2019, 9, pp 100-111
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The New World Screwworm (NWS) continues being a veterinarian and human problem in South America and part of the Caribbean. In order to update this matter based on the research of the last six years, the wealth of existing information was reviewed, and some results of the authors of this paper were...

Author(s)
Rodríguez Diego, J. G.; Olivares Orozco, J. L.; Sánchez Castilleja, Y.; Arece García, J.
Publisher
Centro Nacional de Sanidad Agropecuaria, La Habana, Cuba
Citation
Revista de Salud Animal, 2016, 38, 2, pp 120-130
Abstract

The cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is the most economically important ectoparasite affecting the cattle industry in tropical and subtropical areas around the world. The principal method of tick control has relied mainly on the use of chemical acaricides, including ivermectin;...

Author(s)
Flores-Fernández, J. M.; Gutiérrez-Ortega, A.; Padilla-Camberos, E.; Rosario-Cruz, R.; Hernández-Gutiérrez, R.; Martínez-Velázquez, M.
Publisher
EDP Sciences S.A., Les Ulis Cedex A, France
Citation
Parasite, 2014, 21, pp 43
Abstract

In the Neotropics the control of tick infestations in red deer (Cervus elaphus) is achieved primarily through the use of acaricides and macrocyclic lactones. In Mexico, resistance to one or multiple classes of acaricides has been reported in Rhipicephalus microplus infesting cattle, but information ...

Author(s)
Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Miller, R. J.; Ojeda-Chi, M. M.; Rosado-Aguilar, J. A.; Trinidad-Martínez, I. C.; Pérez de León, A. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 200, 1/2, pp 179-188
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the presence of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus resistance to coumaphos, deltamethrin and amitraz and identify factors associated with their presentation in cattle production units (UPB) located in the Municipality of San Juan Evangelista Veracruz, Mexico. ...

Author(s)
Reyes-Domínguez, I. J.; Arieta-Román, R. J.; Fernández-Figueroa, J. A.; Romero-Figueroa, M. Z.; Peniche-Cardeña, A. J. E.
Publisher
Veterinaria Organizacion S.L., Malaga, Spain
Citation
REDVET, 2013, 14, 7, pp 071304
Abstract

It addresses the importance of exports of live cattle to the United States, highlighting the business value that represents for Mexico's foreign exchange earnings by 700 billion per year for this purpose. Livestock marketing is hampered by sanitary barriers, such as tuberculosis (TB), brucellosis...

Author(s)
Sáenz Pardo, J. R. G.; Hernández Ortiz, R.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 1-8
Abstract

Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is an endemic cattle pest in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, causing major economic losses to cattle producers. Chemical acaricides have played a pivotal role in the control of R. (B.) microplus; however, as a consequence of extensive use of...

Author(s)
Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Hodgkinson, J. E.; Trees, A. J.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 9-24
Abstract

The objectives of the present study were to (1) determine the status of resistance or susceptibility to ivermectin (IVM) in Rhipicephalus microplus tick populations in Veracruz, Mexico, (2) determine the level of resistance (resistance ratios [RR] and lethal concentrations for 50% [LC50] and 99%...

Author(s)
Fernández-Salas, A.; Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Alonso-Díaz, M. A.; Basurto-Camberos, H.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2012, 190, 1/2, pp 210-215
Abstract

We review recent progress for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus and R. (B.) annulatus. Outbreak infestations in the U.S. have reached alarming levels, due to increased populations of deer and other ungulates serving as alternative hosts. GIS mapping of infestations and deer habitat...

Author(s)
Temeyer, K. B.; Chen, A. C.; Davey, R. B.; Guerrero, F. D.; Howell, J. M.; Kammlah, D. M.; Li, A. Y.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Olafson, P. U.; Leon, A. A. P. de; Phillips, P. L.; Pound, J. M.; Welch, J. B.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 25-40
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of amitraz selection pressure on the development of resistance in field populations of Boophilus microplus in the Mexican tropics. Three farms (FA1, FA2 and FA3) in Yucatan, Mexico, were selected in this study. Amitraz was applied as a whole...

Author(s)
Rosado-Aguilar, J. A.; Rodriguez-Vivas, R. I.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.; Fragoso-Sanchez, H.; Ortiz-Najera, A.; Rosario-Cruz, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2008, 152, 3/4, pp 349-353

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