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Abstract

The incidence of cases of myiasis in cattle caused by larvae of Cochliomyia hominivorax in the south-western USA suggested a failure in the sterile male method of suppression in 1972-76. Estimates of sterile mating frequencies among native females during field trials conducted in Curaçao, Florida,...

Author(s)
Krafsur, E. S.
Citation
Bulletin of the Entomological Society of America, 1985, 31, 3, pp 36-40
Abstract

In some areas in Mexico, the release of sterile individuals for the control of Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) on cattle has not provided a sufficent level of control, and releases have been supplemented with SWASS [Screwworm Adult Suppression System] units containing dichlorvos. Tests showed...

Author(s)
García Rodríguez, R.
Citation
Folia Entomologica Mexicana, 1982, No. 54, pp 126-127
Abstract

The history of work in the USA to control Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) is reviewed with special reference to the eradication programme in the south-eastern states (including Puerto Rico) involving the release of sterile flies and the establishment of a barrier zone along the Mexican border to ...

Author(s)
Williams, D.
Publisher
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical., Cali, Colombia
Citation
Workshop on the Ecology and Control of external parasites of economic importance on bovines in Latin America. August 25-30, 1975., 1978, pp 83-107