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The presence of ticks was examined in domestic animals (cattle, goats, pigs, sheep, horses, donkeys and dogs) reared in São Luis Island, Maranahão, Brazil. Four tick species were identified: Boophilus microplus in cattle, goats and horses; Anocentor nitens in horses and donkeys; Rhipicephalus...

Author(s)
Guerra, R. de M. S. N. de C.; Brito, D. R. B.
Publisher
Editora Gama Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 2004, 11, 3, pp 435-444
Abstract

When ticks were collected from 904 untreated horses, mules and asses used in farm work in Paraná State, Brazil, 50.3% of the horses, 27.3% of the mules and 16.7% of asses were found to be infested; 4076 ticks were collected, of which 51.6% were Anocentor nitens, 44% were Boophilus microplus and 4%...

Author(s)
Falce, H. C.; Flectmann, C. H. W.; Fernandes, B. de F.
Citation
Revista da Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia da Universidade de São Paulo, 1983, 20, 2, pp 103-106
Abstract

The Conference was attended by 14 representatives of six West Indian Governments.
The delegates agreed that the incidence of TB. was low in the West Indies. The principal reservoir was working cattle and steers. In Jamaica there were 6 % reacting among working oxen while the figure for all cattle...

Publisher
Kingston: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Canadian Journal of Research, 1947, pp 7 pp.
Abstract

The approximate numbers of livestock in Fiji are: -Cattle 80 000 horses and mules, 10, 000; sheep, 1, 000; goats, 6, 000; and pigs 4, 000. Annual birth-rate of cattle is estimated at 10, 000; the number killed for meat or exported, 4, 500; number of deaths from old age, disease, and Fijian...

Author(s)
Rainey, W.
Publisher
Govt. Ptr., Suva, Fiji
Citation
Agric. Circular. Department of Agriculture, Fiji., 1920, 1, 7, pp 119-132
Abstract

The following are among the more important of the species identified by the authors as affecting the domesticated animals:
" Nematoda. - Filaría cervina, Duj. A single specimen of this parasite was obtained from the abdominal cavity of a cow at the Georgetown Abattoir. It does not appear to be a...

Author(s)
Bodkin, G. E. ; Oleare, L. D., Jr.
Citation
Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1916, 7, Pt. 2, pp 179-190

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