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The efficacy of the tail-tag decoy system for control of Amblyomma hebraeum on cattle was tested in the field in Zimbabwe in 1992 and 1993. Rhipicephalus zambeziensis, R. evertsi and Hyalomma spp. were also seen on the cattle. Cyfluthrin, flumethrin and alpha-cypermethrin were all tested in the...

Allan, S. A.; Norval, R. A. I.; Sonenshine, D. E.; Burridge, M. J.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1996, 791, pp 85-93

The disruption of the dipping of cattle in Zimbabwe for the control of tick vectors demonstrated the dangers of creating herds with little or no natural immunity to tick-borne diseases. It is known that immunity to the tick-borne diseases heartwater (caused by Cowdria ruminantium), African redwater ...

Norval, R. A. I.
Tick Research Unit., Grahamstown, South Africa
Tick biology and control. Proceedings of an International Conference held from 27-29 January 1981, under the auspices of the Tick Research Unit, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa., 1981, pp 87-90

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