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The present study aimed at determining the hard tick species and their abundance with respect to host-related risk factors in Bos permiginus cattle was conducted in farm houses at three main regions (Western by-pass, Spiny village, and Sariab region) of District Quetta from March, 2013 to March,...

Author(s)
Nosheen Rafiq; Asmatullah Kakar; Arshad Ghani; Asim Iqbal; Achakzai, W. M.; Shagufta Sadozai; Mohammad Shafiq; Mengal, M. A.
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2017, 49, 6, pp 2113-2121
Abstract

The efficacy of tags impregnated with pheromone and acaricide for control of A. variegatum on cattle in Guadeloupe was examined during a 13-week trial. Comparisons were made between untreated cattle and cattle with tags containing either pheromones alone (o-nitrophenol, methyl salicylate,...

Author(s)
Allan, S. A.; Barré, N.; Sonenshine, D. E.; Burridge, M. J.
Citation
Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 1998, 12, 2, pp 141-150
Abstract

This folder contains information pertaining to the problems of cattle ticks predominantly in Australia. Information is given in the form of 'notes' on the 3 major ticks concerned: Boophilus microplus, Haemaphysalis longicornis and Ixodes holocyclus with respect to tick fever, cattle tick control in ...

Author(s)
Newby, K.; Martin, C.; Falls, L.; McGregor, P.; Spence, S.
Publisher
NSW Agriculture., New South Wales, Australia
Citation
Cattle tick program: information package., 1998, pp 50 pp. + posters
Abstract

The immunization of cattle with the B. microplus Bm86 antigen has been successful for the control of cattle tick infestations. To monitor the Bm86 production process and to measure the anti-Bm86 antibody titres in vaccinated cattle, mAb-based ELISA were developed and validated. The development of...

Author(s)
Triguero, A.; Blanco, R.; Machado, H.; Rodríguez, M.; Fuente, J. de la
Citation
Biotechnology Techniques, 1999, 13, 2, pp 119-125
Abstract

A survey was conducted on Ixodidae in cattle and buffalo raising areas of 25 provinces and in 2 wildlife sanctuaries in Thailand from 1993 to 1996. Samplings were done by collecting ticks from cattle, buffalo and wild animals as well as by flag dragging on vegetation. Boophilus microplus was the...

Author(s)
Sarataphan, N.; Boonchit, S.; Tuntasuvan, D.; Ito, Y.
Citation
Journal of the Thai Veterinary Medical Association, 1998, 49, 1/3, pp 47-56
Abstract

A survey of cattle ticks was carried out in 4 ecological zones in an area of Zulia State, Venezuela. 189 cattle from 63 farms were examined for ticks by random sampling during 1990 and 1991. Five species were identified: Boophilus microplus (92.80% of 9991 ticks collected); Amblyomma cajennense...

Author(s)
Hernández-Arrieta, F.
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 1999, 9, 1, pp 47-51
Abstract

The effect of management on the seroprevalence of B. bovis was studied in 399 zebu cattle, 1-2 years old, from 92 farms between December 1995 and February 1996. The management factors studied were: farm-type, production system, herd size, farm size, stocking density, vector control, dipping...

Author(s)
Solorio-Rivera, J. L.; Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Pérez-Gutierrez, E.; Wagner, G.
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 1999, 40, 3/4, pp 261-269
Abstract

This book provides a history in Australia of 4 parasites of cattle, Babesia bovis, B. bigemina and Anaplasma marginale (together causing 'tick fever'), and their vector Boophilus microplus. The majority of the research conducted to combat them since their introduction to Australia during the 19th...

Author(s)
Angus, B. M.
Publisher
Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Information Centre, Brisbane, Qld, Australia
Citation
Tick fever and the cattle tick in Australia 1829-1996., 1998, pp xxiv + 540 pp.
Abstract

Relative resistance levels of cattle against tick infestations in the communal grazing area of Botshabelo in the south-eastern Free State were determined. The objective was to establish whether differences in resistance could be exploited to contribute to tick control methods used by small-scale...

Author(s)
Dreyer, K.; Fourie, L. J.; Kok, D. J.
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 1998, 65, 4, pp 291-296
Abstract

The efficacy of immunization of cattle with the recombinant Boophilus microplus antigen Bm86 against tick infestations in the field was investigated. 1264 dairy and beef, pure and crossbred cattle were each immunized with 100 µg Bm86. The animals were maintained under different management...

Author(s)
Mora Hernández, C. A.; Massard, C. L.; Fonseca, A. H. da; Soares, C. O.; Costa, F. A.
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 1998, 20, 4, pp 165-168

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