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Fox-derived Sarcoptes scabiei mites caused an outbreak of mange on a farm in Switzerland in 2018. Pruritic skin lesions suggestive of S. scabiei mite infestation developed in 4 humans who had direct contact with affected farm animals but not foxes. Sarcoptic mange is continuously spreading; such...

Author(s)
Pisano, S. R. R.; Ryser-Degiorgis, M. P.; Rossi, L.; Peano, A.; Keckeis, K.; Roosje, P.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2019, 25, 6, pp 1235-1238
Abstract

An inventory of ticks on Corsica was carried out, beginning with samples from cattle from the various slaughterhouses on the island, with the area in which the animal lived noted. Rhipicephalus (Rh.) Bursa and Hyalomma (Hy.) Marginatum were the two species mostly commonly observed. Samples were...

Author(s)
Grech-Angelini, S.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2017, 48, 379(Part 2), pp 44-50
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Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2018, 183, 13, pp 401-403
Abstract

We document the species of ticks that parasitize livestock in Nicaragua. The study was based on tick collection on cattle and horses from 437 farms in nine departments. Of 4841 animals examined (4481 cows and 360 horses), 3299 were parasitized, which represent 68% of the bovines and 67% of the...

Author(s)
Düttmann, C.; Flores, B.; Kadoch, Z. N.; Bermúdez, C. S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2016, 70, 1, pp 125-135
Abstract

Brazilian Pantanal is the world's largest wetland ecosystem, where cattle's ranching is the most important economic activity. The objective of this study was to compile some epidemiological features on equine piroplasmids from the Nhecolândia sub-region of Pantanal wetland through the evaluation of ...

Author(s)
Campos, J. B. V.; André, M. R.; Gonçalves, L. R.; Freschi, C. R.; Santos, F. M.; Oliveira, C. E. de; Piranda, E. M.; Andrade, G. B. de; Macedo, G. C.; Machado, R. Z.; Herrera, H. M.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 3, pp 714-721
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the life cycle and parasitic competence of Dermacentor nitens (Neumann, 1897) on different animal species. Experimental infestations were induced in five specimens each of seven species of possible hosts: rabbits, horses, sheep, cows, guinea pigs, birds...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, V. da S.; Garcia, M. V.; Cruz, B. C.; Maciel, W. G.; Zimmermann, N. P.; Koller, W. W.; Barros, J. C.; Andreotti, R.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2017, 8, 3, pp 379-384
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Objective of research. Hard ticks as blood sucking ectoparasites and vectors of animal and human diseases are considered as one of the most important arthropods. Ticks can transmit a variety of diseases among livestock. They are distributed throughout Southern Ural, affecting cattle, horses, sheep, ...

Author(s)
Khristianovsky, P. I.; Belimenko, V. V.; Byistrov, I. V.; Novosad, E. V.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2016, No.2, pp 141-150
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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

Backgrounds: Corsica is a French island situated in the Mediterranean Sea. The island provides suitable natural conditions to study disease ecology, especially tick-borne diseases and emerging diseases in animals and ticks. The family Anaplasmataceae is a member of the order Rickettsiales; it...

Author(s)
Dahmani, M.; Davoust, B.; Tahir, D.; Raoult, D.; Fenollar, F.; Mediannikov, O.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 302, pp (23 June 2017)
Abstract

Piroplasmoses are tick-borne protozoan diseases caused by hemoprotozoan parasites with considerable economic, veterinary and medical impact worldwide. Here, the presence and diversity of piroplasmids was investigated in ticks collected from domestic and wild hosts in a typical subtropical...

Author(s)
Chisu, V.; Alberti, A.; Zobba, R.; Foxi, C.; Masala, G.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2019, 196, pp 60-65

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