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Data on traumatic myiasis by Cochliomyia hominivorax in Libya were reported from August 1988 until February 1989. A total of 468 cases of screwworm myiasis were recorded in 7 species of livestock and 229 humans, mainly children, were also found to be infested. Cattle and sheep were the most common...

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El-Azazy, O. M. E.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1992, 42, 3-4, pp 303-310
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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,...

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

Information provided retrospectively by 313 livestock producers with 61 027 animals revealed that in Jamaica in 1981 Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) was prevalent throughout the island at all times of year, but especially in wetter periods. Pigs were the commonest hosts, followed in order of...

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Rawlins, S. C.; Sang, J. C.
Citation
Tropical Pest Management, 1984, 30, 2, pp 125-129
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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...

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

The incidence of Mallophaga on 6042 domestic mammals in 11 species was studied in Spain; Phthiraptera were collected on 1774 of the animals. Lignognathus setosus (Olf.) was the species collected most frequently on dogs, Bovicola bovis (L.) on cattle, B. caprae (Gurlt) and B. limbatia (Gerv.) on...

Author(s)
Aguirre, J. M.; Gállego, J.
Publisher
Asociación de Parasitólogos Españoles, Barcelona, Spain
Citation
Resúmenes de las comunicaciones presentadas al III Congreso Nacional de Parasitologıacute˜a, Barcelona, 11-14 Julio 1983., 1983, pp 19
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....

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

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Teel, P. D.; Bay, D. E.; Ajidagba, P. A.
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Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1988, 78, 3, pp 407-424
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During a study of the ticks of Liaoning Province, China, 13 species belonging to 13 genera were found. Their distribution correlated with the distribution of their preferred hosts. Haemaphysalis verticalis, Ixodes crenulatus and Dermacentor nuttalli were found in the loess tablelands and western...

Author(s)
Li, W. X.
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 1987, 30, 2, pp 180-185
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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,...

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Fahmy, M. A. M.; Arafa, M. S.; Mandour, A. M.; Sakla, A. A.
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Acta Parasitologica Polonica, 1981, 28, 9, pp 91-96
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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

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