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The southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini), transmits bovine babesiosis and anaplasmosis, and is endemic to Mexico, Latin and South America. Rhipicephalus (B.) microplus infestations within the United States are a continuing threat to U.S. cattle producers. An...

Author(s)
Temeyer, K. B.; Schlechte, K. G.; McDonough, W. P.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2019, 56, 5, pp 1318-1323
Abstract

Wildlife, both native and introduced, can harbor and spread diseases of importance to the livestock industry. Describing movement patterns of such wildlife is essential to formulate effective disease management strategies. Nilgai antelope (Boselaphus tragocamelus) are a free-ranging, introduced...

Author(s)
Foley, A. M.; Goolsby, J. A.; Ortega-S, A., Jr.; Ortega-S, J. A.; León, A. P. de; Singh, N. K.; Schwartz, A.; Ellis, D.; Hewitt, D. G.; Campbell, T. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 146, pp 166-172
Abstract

Equine piroplasmosis is a disease transmitted mainly by ticks Amblyomma cajennense and Rhipicephalus microplus, which causes clinical signs similar to those of other hemoparasitic diseases, such as: decreased physical performance, depression, appetite loss, dehydration, fever, anemia, jaundice,...

Author(s)
Alva-Trujillo, M.; Estrada-Coates, A. T.; Muñoz-Melgarejo, S.; Canales-Rubio, M.; López-Guerrero, A.; Galván-Leal y Martín, R.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Montecillo, Mexico
Citation
Agrociencia (Montecillo), 2018, 52, Numero Especial, pp 47-53
Abstract

Species identification and global positioning system coordinates of infestations of cattle fever ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus (Say) and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini), were determined for 790 specimens submitted to the National Veterinary Services Laboratory between...

Author(s)
Lohmeyer, K. H.; Pound, J. M.; May, M. A.; Kammlah, D. M.; Davey, R. B.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2011, 48, 4, pp 770-774
Abstract

Resistance acquired by the tick Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini) to different types of ixodicides in Mexico has had a negative impact on national and local livestock, mainly due to the transmission of diseases such as babesiosis and anaplasmosis, among others. The technique used for the...

Author(s)
Aguirre, M.; Flores, A. E.; Álvarez, G.; Molina, A.; Rodriguez, I.; Ponce, G.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2010, 52, 4, pp 377-382
Abstract

This proceedings is comprised of papers covering genomics research on the control of ticks and tickborne diseases. Topics discussed include the current status of acaricide resistance on the Mexican American border and its impact on commerce, current status and mechanisms of acaricide resistance in ...

Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 1-87
Abstract

The effect of Lactobacillus casei on INIFAP's mixed vaccine against bovine babesiosis (VAC) was assessed in bovines in an endemic babesiosis area. It was previously reported that L. casei increases the efficiency of the Mexican mixed vaccine against bovine babesiosis under controlled conditions....

Author(s)
Bautista-Garfias, C. R.; Castañeda-Arriola, R.; Álvarez-Martínez, J. A.; Rojas-Martínez, C.; Figueroa-Millán, J. V.; Rodríguez-Lozano, A.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Coyoacan, Mexico
Citation
Veterinaria México, 2012, 43, 3, pp 189-200
Abstract

The study aimed to determine the incubation period of Babesia sp. infection in naive cattle and to monitor the serological response once exposed to natural Boophilus microplus (Rhipicephalus microplus)-infested paddocks. The study was carried out on a farm located in Veracruz, Mexico. Five groups...

Author(s)
Lopez, M.; Figueroa, J. V.; Ramos, J. A.; Mosqueda, J. J.; Rojas, E.; Vega, C. A.; Alvarez, J. A.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2008, 1149, pp 131-135
Abstract

The suitability of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) as hosts for the cattle ticks Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus, has been well documented. These ticks have a wide host range, and both transmit Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina, the agents...

Author(s)
Cantu, A.; Ortega-S., J. A.; Mosqueda, J.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.; Henke, S. E.; George, J. E.
Publisher
Wildlife Disease Association, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 2007, 43, 3, pp 504-507
Abstract

A study was conducted to determine the optimal dose of a combined, frozen immunogen containing in vitro culture-derived strains of Babesia bovis and B. bigemina. 24 14-month-old Bos taurus steers from a Boophilus microplus-free area in Northern Mexico were used in this experiment. Cattle were...

Author(s)
Alvarez, J. A.; Ramos, J. A.; Rojas, E. E.; Mosqueda, J. J.; Vega, C. A.; Olvera, A. M.; Figueroa, J. V.; Cantó, G. J.
Publisher
New York Academy of Sciences, New York, USA
Citation
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 2004, 1026, pp 277-283

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