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Several birds associate with grazing mammals to use them as perches, beaters or to feed on ectoparasites. Here, foraging strategies of the cattle-tyrant associated and non-associated to capybaras were compared. The study was developed in urban areas of Campinas, Brazil. Seventeen feeding bouts of ...

Author(s)
Andrade, R. B. de; Brumatti, P.
Publisher
Committee for Taxonomic Collections, Instituto de Ciências Biológicas de Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Lundiana, 2013, 11, 1/2, pp 85-86
Abstract

The epidemiology of chicken lice species such as Menacanthus stramineus, M. cornutus and M. pallidulus were studied during an observational, analytical and sectional survey, to determine predisposing factors for their occurrence in laying hen farms in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. A total of...

Author(s)
Rezende, L. do C.; Martins, N. R. da S.; Teixeira, C. M.; Oliveira, P. R. de; Cunha, L. M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
British Poultry Science, 2016, 57, 1, pp 44-50
Abstract

Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is of great medical importance because it produces myiasis. It has a significant role as a predator of other dipterous larvae. Moreover, this dipterous insect is of great importance with regard to public health because it mechanically carries...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
International Journal of Biology, 2015, 7, 1, pp 78-81
Abstract

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
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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
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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
AbstractFull Text

These proceedings present papers submitted at the III Postgraduate Symposium in Animal Science and XI week of Science Communication at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine held in Araçatuba UNESP-SP, Brazil, last 16-18 March 2012. A total of 93 papers were presented covering topics on the welfare,...

Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2012, 19, 2, Supl. 2, pp 1-154
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In this second volume of papers from the 15th International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, held in Vienna, Austria, on 3-7 July 2011, the main topics are related to the prevention of zoonotic infectious diseases in animals and man and new pathways towards sustainable...

Author(s)
Köfer, J.; Schobesberger, H.
Publisher
Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, Vienna, Austria, 3-7 July 2011, Volume 2, 2011, pp 599-1017
Abstract

A total of 665 Argas miniatus were collected in two municipalities in Bahia and Minas Gerais, Brazil. 596 (89.6%) had fed and 489 (82%) reacted to only one type of blood from birds (46.8%), rodents (30.9%), opossums (14.5%), cattle (4.3%) and horses (3.5%). The type of mammal blood was detected in...

Author(s)
Lorosa, E. S.; Andrade, R. E.; Valente, M. V. M.; Faria, M. S.; Cruz, J. R.; Gazeta, G. S.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2007, 59, 6, pp 1485-1488
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

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