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Ticks are ectoparasites of the class Arachnida that parasitize terrestrial vertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. This paper reports the occurrence of hard ticks on wild animals received and attended by the Veterinary Hospital of "Parque Zoológico Municipal Quinzinho de Barros",...

Author(s)
Martins, T. F.; Teixeira, R. H. F.; Labruna, M. B.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 2015, 52, 4, pp 319-324
AbstractFull Text

We report tick infestations on birds, in the environment and on domestic animals in a non-forested phytophysiognomy, the savanna-like Cerrado sensu stricto, in a natural reserve on the outskirts of the urban area of Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Overall, 238 birds within 50 species, 15 families ...

Author(s)
Pascoal, J. de O.; Amorim, M. do P.; Martins, M. M.; Melo, C.; Silva Júnior, E. L. da; Ogrzewalska, M.; Labruna, M. B.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2013, 22, 1, pp 46-52
AbstractFull Text

This is a report of ticks species, parasite prevalence and infestation intensity of birds in a forest fragment (18°56′57°S and 48°12′14°W) within the Brazilian cerrado (savanna), in the municipality of Uberlândia, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. A total of 162 birds from 26 species were captured....

Author(s)
Tolesano-Pascoli, G. V.; Torga, K.; Franchin, A. G.; Ogrzewalska, M.; Gerardi, M.; Olegario, M. M. M.; Labruna, M. B.; Szabó, M. P. J.; Marçal Júnior, O.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2010, 19, 4, pp 244-248
Abstract

A review of the ticks (Acari, Ixodida) of the State of Rio Grande do Sul, southern Brazil, was completed as a step towards a definitive list (currently indicated as 12) of such species, their hosts and distribution. The ticks: Argas miniatus (poultry), Ixodes loricatus (Didelphidae), Amblyomma...

Author(s)
Evans, D. E.; Martins, J. R.; Guglielmone, A. A.
Citation
Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2000, 95, 4, pp 453-470
Abstract

In the municipality of Barra do Piraí, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the period November 1998 to January 1999, 127 domestic animals were examined for ixodid ticks: 55 cattle (Bos taurus and B. indicus), 25 fowls, 15 horses, 10 dogs, 8 goats, 5 cats, 3 pigs and 6 Muscovy ducks (Cairina moschata). The...

Author(s)
Silva, L. H. M. da; Serra-Freire, N. M.
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 1999, 6, 4, pp 441-454
Abstract

Specimens of ticks were collected in 1993, 1996, 1997 and 1998, mostly from wild and domestic animals in the Western plateau (São Paulo and Minas Gerais), Pantanal (Mato Grosso do Sul) and Serra do Mar (São Paulo) regions of Brazil. Nine species of 'Amblyommidae' were identified: Anocentor nitens,...

Author(s)
Figueiredo, L. T. M.; Badra, S. J.; Pereira, L. E.; Szabó, M. P. J.
Citation
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1999, 32, 6, pp 613-619
Abstract

Ticks considered to be potential vectors of human disease were collected in District Federal, Mamabai (Goiás) and Uberaba (Minas Gerais), Brazil, during March-May 1991. 4 genera were represented in the collection. Anocentor, represented by A. nitens, comprised 66% of all ticks collected (897 of...

Author(s)
Knight, J. C.
Citation
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1992, 25, 2, pp 145-146
Abstract

Results of work of F & M disease vaccine prepared from live virus modified in day-old chicks and embryonated eggs are considered satisfactory. Antiserum was prepared for diagnostic purposes and for studies, by immunofluorescence, of the developmental cycle of Toxoplasma gondii and toxoplasmosis was ...

Author(s)
Ndbrega, P.; Andrade, A. C.
Citation
Biologico, 1966, 32, pp 85-107

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