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Abstract

The aim of this study was to describe the genetics of amitraz resistance evolution and to obtain the independent genes number involved. Three Mexican R. microplus tick strains were used, one susceptible to all acaricides and two amitraz-resistant. Larvae were reared on isolated naïve-heifers and...

Author(s)
Fragoso-Sanchez, H.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.; Tapia-Perez, G.; Ortiz-Najera, A.; Rosario-Cruz, R.; Rodriguez-Vivas, I.
Publisher
Academic Journals Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Entomology, 2011, 8, 3, pp 218-228
Abstract

The anti-tick effects of the tropical pasture legumes S. humilis and S. hamata were evaluated and compared with 2 common grasses, Cenchrus ciliaris and Andropogon gayanus, in the state of Morelos, Mexico, on plots experimentally infested with larvae of the tick B. microplus. The effect was...

Author(s)
Fernandez-Ruvalcaba, M.; Cruz-Vazquez, C.; Solano-Vergara, J.; Garcia-Vazquez, Z.
Citation
Experimental & Applied Acarology, 1999, 23, 2, pp 171-175