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The aim of the study was to determine the species spectrum of ixodid ticks that infest horses and donkeys in South Africa and to identify those species that act as vectors of disease to domestic livestock. Ticks were collected opportunistically from 391 horses countrywide by their owners or grooms, ...

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Heyne, H.; Halajian, A.; Booysen, S.; Smit, W. J.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 84, 1, pp a1302
Abstract

The presence of ticks was examined in domestic animals (cattle, goats, pigs, sheep, horses, donkeys and dogs) reared in São Luis Island, Maranahão, Brazil. Four tick species were identified: Boophilus microplus in cattle, goats and horses; Anocentor nitens in horses and donkeys; Rhipicephalus...

Author(s)
Guerra, R. de M. S. N. de C.; Brito, D. R. B.
Publisher
Editora Gama Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 2004, 11, 3, pp 435-444
Abstract

Ixodid ticks were collected in 1980 from cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, horses, asses and dogs in the Dharwad area, north Karnataka, India. A total of 8 ixodid species were recovered: Haemaphysalis bispinosa, H. intermedia, Boophilus microplus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, R. haemaphysaloides,...

Author(s)
Kamble, C. K.; Hiregoudar, L. S.
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 1988, 22, 3, pp 331-333
Abstract

A total of 13 species of ixodid ticks and 2 species of argasid ticks was collected during a 3-year survey of 58 farms in Libya. These include Boophilus annulatus, B. microplus, B. decoloratus, 7 species of Hyalomma, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, R. evertsi, R. bursa, Argas persicus and Ornithodoros...

Author(s)
Gabaj, M. M.; Awan, M. A. Q.; Beesley, W. N.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 5, pp 543-548
Abstract

Studies were carried out in China on the biology and morphology of Haemaphysalis qinghaiensis, a tick commonly found at altitudes of 1600-4200 m in Qinghai, Gansu, Ningxia, Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces. Larvae, nymphs and adults generally feed on sheep, goats, cattle, horses, donkeys, mules and...

Author(s)
Teng, K. F.; Cui, Y. Q.
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 1984, 27, 3, pp 330-333
Abstract

Infection of livestock in the Sudan with Babesia is widespread. This increased after an extremely high rainfall in August 1988. Investigation revealed the presence of Babesia bigemina as the causative agent. Ticks collected from cattle in these outbreaks were identified as Boophilus annulatus,...

Author(s)
Mohamed, A. A.; Yagoub, I. A.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1990, 22, 2, pp 123-125
Abstract

During a survey carried out in Dakahlia, Egypt, 310 cattle and buffaloes, 250 dogs, 54 camels, and horses and donkeys were examined for the presence of ixodid ticks. The species recorded were Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latr.), Boophilus annulatus (Say), Hyalomma anatolicum excavatum Koch and H....

Author(s)
El-Magied, S. A.; Abou-Zeid, I. M.
Citation
Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, 1983, 13, 1, pp 135-138
Abstract

A survey was carried out of the species of Ixodidae infesting camels, cattle, buffaloes, horses, donkeys, sheep, goats and dogs in border-desert, urban and rural areas in Assiut Governorate in the central part of Upper Egypt. The ixodid fauna of the study area was found to comprise 4 species,...

Author(s)
Fahmy, M. A. M.; Arafa, M. S.; Mandour, A. M.; Sakla, A. A.
Citation
Acta Parasitologica Polonica, 1981, 28, 9, pp 91-96
Abstract

When ticks were collected from 904 untreated horses, mules and asses used in farm work in Paraná State, Brazil, 50.3% of the horses, 27.3% of the mules and 16.7% of asses were found to be infested; 4076 ticks were collected, of which 51.6% were Anocentor nitens, 44% were Boophilus microplus and 4%...

Author(s)
Falce, H. C.; Flectmann, C. H. W.; Fernandes, B. de F.
Citation
Revista da Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia da Universidade de São Paulo, 1983, 20, 2, pp 103-106
Abstract

A survey for ticks on livestock was conducted in 1977-81 below 16°N lat. in Mali. Seventeen species of ixodid ticks were recovered from cattle (including zebu cattle and cross-breeds), 12 from sheep, 5 from goat, 4 from horse, 1 from donkey and 4 from camel. Other hosts examined were dogs, cats,...

Author(s)
Teel, P. D.; Bay, D. E.; Ajidagba, P. A.
Citation
Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1988, 78, 3, pp 407-424

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