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An artificial feeding system was used where citrated bovine blood was offered to male and female A. cajennense. Vestiges of blood, sweat, hair and exfoliated skin were used as phagostimulants, placed on the surface of the silicone membrane. The ticks were collected, as engorged nymphs, from...

Moura, S. T. de; Fonseca, A. H. da; Fernandes, C. G. N.; Butler, J. F.
Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1997, 92, 4, pp 545-548

Larvae of B. microplus, the progeny of engorged females collected off cattle and horses in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil, were released on cattle, horses and goats. The weight of engorged female ticks, preoviposition period, oviposition period, weight of egg mass, number of eggs laid, index of egg...

Bittencourt, A. J.; Fonseca, A. H. da; Faccini, J. L. H.; Bueno, B. F.
Arquivos da Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, 1990, 13, 2, pp 173-182