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It addresses the importance of exports of live cattle to the United States, highlighting the business value that represents for Mexico's foreign exchange earnings by 700 billion per year for this purpose. Livestock marketing is hampered by sanitary barriers, such as tuberculosis (TB), brucellosis...

Author(s)
Sáenz Pardo, J. R. G.; Hernández Ortiz, R.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 1-8
Abstract

Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is an endemic cattle pest in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, causing major economic losses to cattle producers. Chemical acaricides have played a pivotal role in the control of R. (B.) microplus; however, as a consequence of extensive use of...

Author(s)
Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Hodgkinson, J. E.; Trees, A. J.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 9-24
Abstract

We review recent progress for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus and R. (B.) annulatus. Outbreak infestations in the U.S. have reached alarming levels, due to increased populations of deer and other ungulates serving as alternative hosts. GIS mapping of infestations and deer habitat...

Author(s)
Temeyer, K. B.; Chen, A. C.; Davey, R. B.; Guerrero, F. D.; Howell, J. M.; Kammlah, D. M.; Li, A. Y.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Olafson, P. U.; Leon, A. A. P. de; Phillips, P. L.; Pound, J. M.; Welch, J. B.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2012, 3, Suplemento 1, pp 25-40
Abstract

The cattle tick Boophilus microplus causes significant economic losses in cattle in the tropical areas of Central and South America. Acaricides are widely used to control tick infestations, with the consequent selection of tolerant and resistant subpopulations. Detoxifying enzymes, and esterases in ...

Author(s)
Villarino, M. A.; Wagner, G. G.; George, J. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2002, 28, 1/4, pp 265-271
Abstract

The results obtained with the application of Gavac for the control of Boophilus spp. infestations in various countries of the world are reviewed. In controlled field trials in Cuba, Brazil, Argentina and Mexico, Gavac showed a 55-100% efficacy in the control of B. microplus infestations in grazing ...

Author(s)
Fuente, J. de la; Rodríguez, M.; Montero, C.; Redondo, M.; García-García, J. C.; Méndez, L.; Serrano, E.; Valdés, M.; Enríquez, A.; Canales, M.; Ramos, E.; Boué, O.; Machado, H.; Lleonart, R.
Citation
Genetic Analysis: Biomolecular Engineering, 1999, 15, 3/5, pp 143-148
Abstract

The activities of the Mexico-American Screwworm Eradication Commission from its inception in 1972, and the progress made in eradicating the calliphorid Cochliomyia hominivorax in Mexico during 1977-84, are reviewed. In 1977, a total of 51 128 samples of larvae of C. hominivorax was collected from...

Author(s)
Pineda-Vargas, N.
Citation
Miscellaneous Publications of the Entomological Society of America, 1985, No. 62, pp 22-27
Abstract

Personal observations and references in the literature suggest that at least 2 of the 5 species in the genus Raillietia, which includes parasites infesting the ears of domesticated ruminants, are widely distributed. In Brazil, R. auris (Leidy) has been found on cattle in the states of Para, Mato...

Author(s)
Fonseca, A. M. da; Faccini, J. L. H.; Padilha, T. N.
Publisher
Colegio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinaria, Brasilia, Brazil
Citation
Anais do II Seminario Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinaria, 20 a 25 outubro de 1980, 1980, pp 318
Abstract

The life-cycle, injuriousness to cattle and economic importance of Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) are outlined, and a brief account is given of the programme in progress in Mexico to eradicate the screwworm from the major part of the country and to establish a new barrier at the Tehuantepec...

Author(s)
Villasenor, M. A.
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 109-113
Abstract

It is estimated that in Mexico, ticks directly or indirectly cause very large livestock losses (including reduced yields of milk, meat and hides) each year. The campaign currently enforced by federal and state legislation to control Boophilus, the vector of Babesia, is reviewed, the topics...

Author(s)
Beltran, L.
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 59-75
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

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