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Samples of each instar of the 3-host tick Haemaphysalis longicornis Neum. were collected from grazing Bos taurus cattle in Queensland to investigate their survival on hosts with previous exposure to the tick and on previously unexposed 'naive' hosts. The ticks were allocated to categories based on...

Sutherst, R. W.; Roberts, J. A.; Wagland, B. M.
International Journal for Parasitology, 1979, 9, 3, pp 183-188

The development of amitraz for the control of single-host and multi-host ticks on cattle is reviewed. Recent work carried out in the Mediterranean area on ticks infesting sheep and goats is outlined. In such areas, there are often no facilities for annual treatment and agriculture would benefit...

Harrison, I. R.
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 123-127

Dogs and cats in coastal Queensland may be infested by Ixodes holocyclus Neum. and Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latr.). I. holocyclus occurs normally in bushland but may also be picked up on pasture or in vegetable gardens. All stages inject a toxin that may cause paralysis, and a single adult female...

Queensland Agricultural Journal, 1975, 101, 6, pp 757-758

The authors report those findings concerning property management from a survey of tick control on cattle in Queensland in 1977-78 that could affect efficient tick control, and also present a profile of the cattle industry in the infested areas. The survey was concerned mainly with Boophilus...

Elder, J. K.; Waters, K. S.; Dunwell, G. H.; Emmerson, F. R.; Kearnan, J. F.; Morris, R. S.; Knott, S. G.
Australian Veterinary Journal, 1980, 56, 5, pp 205-211

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