Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

The eradication of Cochliomyia hominivorax from Libya during December 1990-October 1992 is described. C. hominivorax was eradicated using the sterile insect technique (sterilized pupae were transported from the Mexican-US screwworm breeding plant in Mexico) in a campaign co-ordinated by the Animal...

Author(s)
Vargas-Terán, M.; Hursey, B. S.; Cunningham, E. P.
Citation
Parasitology Today, 1994, 10, 3, pp 119-122
Abstract

The authors review briefly the natural distribution of Cochliomyia hominivorax in the New World; its economic importance; its control, including chemical control and sterile male release; host control of minor larval infestations; adult monitoring; and its recent accidental introduction into Libya. ...

Author(s)
Hall, M. J. R.; Beesley, W. N.
Citation
Pesticide Outlook, 1990, 1, 2, pp 34-37