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Cattle fever ticks, the southern cattle tick, Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini), and cattle tick, Rhipicephalus annulatus (Say), are livestock pests endemic to Mexico and invasive along the Texas-Mexico border. Resistance to acaricide, alternate wildlife hosts, and pathogenic landscape-forming...

Goolsby, J. A.; Guerrero, F. D.; Gaskin, J.; Bendele, K. G.; Azhahianambi, P.; Amalin, D.; Flores-Cruz, M.; Kashefi, J.; Smith, L.; Racelis, A.; Saini, R. K.; Perez de Leon, A.
Society of Southwestern Entomologists, Dallas, USA
Southwestern Entomologist, 2016, 41, 3, pp 595-604
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Ticks and the diseases they transmit cause great economic losses to livestock in tropical countries. Non-chemical control alternatives include the use of resistant cattle breeds, biological control and vaccines. However, the most widely used method is the application of different chemical classes...

Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Pérez-Cogollo, L. C.; Rosado-Aguilar, J. A.; Ojeda-Chi, M. M.; Trinidad-Martinez, I.; Miller, R. J.; Li, A. Y.; Pérez de León, A.; Guerrero, F.; Klafke, G.
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 23, 2, pp 113-122

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