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A total of 39 arthropod species representing the families Muscidae, Chloropidae, Tabanidae, Simuliidae, Culicidae and Ixodidae was collected from Kentucky horse farms using dry ice-baited canopy traps, light traps, water samples, tick drags, and animal inspections during late April to mid-October...

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Burg, J. G.; Powell, D. G.; Knapp, F. W.
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 1991, 28, 5, pp 658-662
Abstract

The skin lesions observed in Queensland in thoroughbred, stock and Arabian horses that are described in this paper, together with the type of treatment found most satisfactory, include those caused by arthropods. These are allergic dermatitis or Queensland itch caused by the bites of Culicoides...

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Pascoe, R. R.
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 1973, 49, 1, pp 35-40
Abstract

In this review article on the eradication of arthropod pests of livestock, a cooperative state-federal programme in 1907-60 is described by which bovine babesiosis and its vectors Boophilus annulatus (Say) and B. microplus (Can.) were successfully eradicated from southern USA primarily by dipping ...

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Graham, O. H.; Hourrigan, J. L.
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 1977, 13, 6, pp 629-658
Abstract

Studies were continued on the incidence, life history, control and prophylaxis of various parasites. Attempts to feed the tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus sanguíneas on cattle did not succeed. Coumaphos was a better acaricide against different strains of Boophilus microplus than lindane or carbaryl....

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Anon.
Citation
Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnacar (U. P.). Scientific report of the Division of Parasitology for the year 1969., 1970, pp iv + 35 pp.
Abstract

The European staff consisted of the principal veterinary officer, one veterinary officer and seven agricultural and livestock officers. A large part of the report deals with the animal husbandry side of the division's work, which includes schemes for the improvement of the livestock of Basutoland,...

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Henderson, G. T.
Citation
Report of the Department of Agriculture, Basutoland, 1938-39, 1939, pp 3-32
Abstract

The ANTHRAX position has so improved that universal inoculation has been abandoned. Inoculations are now confined to animals in infected or in contact areas and to those imported or exported. Only four deaths proved to be due to anthrax. 140, 686 animals were inoculated. BLACKLEG is very prevalent. ...

Author(s)
Henderson, G. T.
Citation
Report of the Department of Agriculture, Basutoland, 1937-38, 1939, pp 6-34
Abstract

Over a half of this paper is devoted to an enumeration and description of the gnats and mosquitoes of Zanzibar and Pemba Islands; seven species are described as occurring in Zanzibar town while 39 species were identified altogether on the islands.
Tabanidae are found in abundance in wooded areas...

Author(s)
Aders, W. M.
Citation
Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1917, 7, Pt. 4, pp 391-401
Abstract

The author first discusses the ways in which insects cause loss to the above industries. A survey of the literature indicates that there are about 150 different disease-producing organisms which invade the warm-blooded animals including man, in the transmission of which insects are more or less...

Author(s)
Bishopp, F. C.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1920, 57, 4, pp 414-422
Abstract

The following are among the more important of the species identified by the authors as affecting the domesticated animals:
" Nematoda. - Filaría cervina, Duj. A single specimen of this parasite was obtained from the abdominal cavity of a cow at the Georgetown Abattoir. It does not appear to be a...

Author(s)
Bodkin, G. E. ; Oleare, L. D., Jr.
Citation
Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1916, 7, Pt. 2, pp 179-190

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