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Ticks (Acari: Ixodida) are an important group of ectoparasites of vertebrates. Most species are known vectors of diseases including Lyme disease, Q fever, and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever. A 3-year research was conducted in Antalya, Turkey, to determine tick species composition, seasonal...

Author(s)
Koc, S.; Ayḋin, L.; Cetİn, H.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2015, 114, 7, pp 2581-2586
Abstract

Argas miniatus ticks were allowed to feed on chicken and bovine citrated or defibrinated whole blood. The silicone membranes used had a thickness of 0.056 mm and were painted with a phagostimulant of 0.06 ml liquid washings from the plucking of chickens from a commercial slaughterhouse, containing...

Author(s)
Fonseca, A. H. da; Dutra, A. E. A.; Pina, I. G.
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 1999, 6, 3, pp 167-170
Abstract

The 1st edition of this book, published in 1991, was based on the papers given at a symposium. The new edition of this multiauthor volume, however, has been specially commissioned, and is not based on symposium papers. Compared with the original edition, several new authors have been brought in,...

Publisher
CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Breeding for disease resistance in farm animals., 2000, pp xiv + 418 pp.
Abstract

Field application of B. thuringiensis subsp. kurstaki (Btk) against Boophilus annulatus and Argas persicus was examined. B. annulatus on infected calves died 6 days post spraying while A. persicus died after 6 weeks. The indirect effect of Btk on A. persicus was also investigated. Egg laying of...

Author(s)
Abdel-Megeed, K. N.; Abdel-Rahman, E. H.; Hassanain, M. A.
Citation
Veterinary Medical Journal Giza, 1997, 45, 3, pp 389-395
Abstract

A total of 30 wild birds shot in the forest between the Kwa river and the University of Calabar campus, Nigeria, consisting of 10 pigeons (Columba livia), 5 vultures (Pseudogyps africanus [?Gyps africanus]), 5 black kites (Milvus migrans), 5 canaries (Serinus canarius) and 5 cattle egrets (Egretta...

Author(s)
Umech, N.
Citation
Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 1999, 5, 3, pp 309-312
Abstract

This study compared the in vitro feeding of Ornithonyssus sylviarum females on the blood of large mammals (cattle and pigs) containing 2 levels of the anticoagulant heparin, and the mite's usual food, chicken blood. The mites fed on all the types of blood, with the proportion feeding on the pig...

Author(s)
Carroll, J. F.; Young, K. W.
Citation
Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 1994, 72, 2, pp 193-195
Abstract

The author reviews the control of various types of mange, principally in livestock (cattle, sheep, goats, camels, dromedaries, equines, pigs, rabbits and poultry). An account of the taxonomy, morphology and biology of the mange-causing parasites is followed by a study of the epidemiology and...

Author(s)
Pangui, L. J.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 1994, 13, 4, pp 1227-1247
Abstract

In May 1992 an infestation with A. variegatum, appeared in a small dairy heifer replacement herd in Camuy, Puerto Rico, a completely new site located near the northwest coast of Puereto Rico. This finding occurred after some 3 years of no infestation in either Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands ...

Author(s)
Bokma, B. H.; Shaw, J. L.
Citation
Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 1993, 46, 1/2, pp 355-358
Abstract

This report covers the activities of the Department of Parasitology (SWEPAR) of the National Veterinary Institute (SVA) and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala, Sweden, during the years 1995-97. Guest lectures and seminars, diagnostic activities, research and...

Publisher
Department of Parasitology SVA/SLU, Uppsala, Sweden
Citation
Meddelanden från Parasitologen, 1998, No. 1998:2, pp 51 pp.
Abstract

The transmission of external parasites such as ticks (Ixodes ricinus, Argas reflexus) fleas (Ceratophyllus gallinae, Spilopsyllus cuniculi) and mites (Sarcoptes scabiei, Dermanyssus gallinae, Cheyletiella parasitovorax), and dermatophytes (Trichophyton sp., and Microsporum sp.), is discussed....

Author(s)
Beck, W.
Citation
Hautarzt, 1999, 50, 9, pp 621-628

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