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Ticks and the diseases they may transmit have gained attention in the last decades. Knowledge of their local distribution and the pathogens they may transmit are essential components to establish effective control measures. Concerns are raised on the proper identification of ticks, on the...

Author(s)
Tarrés-Call, J.; Salman, M.; Estrada-Peña, A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2013, 8, 052, pp 1-3
Abstract

Buffaloes and cattle infested with Boophilus, Hyalomma, Linognathus and Haematopinus were bathed once in a 20% solution of Pestoban (a herbal preparation), which was allowed to dry on their bodies. With light infestations, all ectoparasites were killed by the single application; a 2nd application...

Author(s)
Nooruddin, M.; Mahanta, P. N.; Nauriyal, D. C.
Citation
Pashudhan, 1990, 5, 4, pp 4
Abstract

Second generation larvae, nymphs and adults bred from female adult Boophilus microplus naturally infected with Babesia bovis and B. bigemina were allowed to feed on splenectomized cattle. The results indicated that Boophilus microplus transmitted Babesia bovis and B. bigemina transovarially. The...

Author(s)
Lu, W. S.; Ying, H.; Yu, F.; Lu, W. X.; Zhang, Q. C.; Dou, H. F.
Citation
Chinese Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology, 1989, No. 7, pp 10-11
Abstract

Ticks of the R. sanguineus group in 423 total monthly collections taken from camels [dromedaries], cattle, donkeys, sheep and goats between September 1978 and August 1979, and in a few miscellaneous collections, from the Yemen Arab Republic were examined. Adult ticks of 3 species in the group were...

Author(s)
Pegram, R. G.; Zivkovic, D.; Jongejan, F.
Citation
Bulletin of Entomological Research, 1989, 79, 2, pp 259-263
Abstract

Field trials were undertaken in India to test the efficacy of Blotic (propetamphos) against ectoparasitic ticks. Dogs, heavily infested with Rhipicephalus sanguineus, were sprayed with either 0.035 or 0.05% a.i. Horses, infested with Otobius megnini, and dairy cattle infested with Boophilus...

Author(s)
Rajeswari, Y. B.; Jagannath, M. S.; Abdul Rahman, S.
Citation
Current Research, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, 1987, 16, 1, pp 13-14
Abstract

Studies were conducted on the bionomics of R. haemaphysaloides haemaphysaloides in 1984-86 in Bareilly District, Ultar Pradesh, India. This tick was found to infest chiefly dogs, then buffaloes, while minor hosts (in descending order) were sheep, goats and cattle. The pattern of seasonal activity...

Author(s)
Khan, M. H.; Srivastava, S. C.
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 1988, 2, 1, pp 37-43
Abstract

Author(s)
Rosen, S.; Ziv, M.; Hadani, A.; Aharonson, A.
Citation
Hassadeh, 1988, 68, 10, pp 2009-2010
Abstract

An Indian bear (Melursus ursinus ursinus) was introduced into a cattle shed in Karnataka, India, in order to control a heavy infestation of Boophilus microplus. The bear consumed large numbers of larvae, nymphs and adults, including those buried in the soil. After 15-20 min, the tick population had ...

Author(s)
Harlapur, S.; Hiregoudar, L. S.
Citation
Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 1985, 82, 3, pp 636-637
Abstract

A total of 8 collections of ticks from domestic animals were made in Tamil Nadu, India, at 2-weekly intervals alternating between Tirunelveli and its adjoining municipality Palayamkottai, through April and May 1983. In all, 1066 ticks were taken from 37 cattle and 13 buffaloes. Tick identifications ...

Author(s)
Sundaram, S. G.; Sasikala, J.; Joseph, S. S.
Citation
Indian Journal of Public Health, 1986, 30, 2, pp 101-105
Abstract

Pure strains of Babesia bovis, B. bigemina and Anaplasma marginale were isolated from cattle infected with all 3 species as well as a Theileria sp. and Eperythrozoon teganodes, using only transmission by the tick, Boophilus microplus. Unengorged adult ticks transferred to susceptible cattle...

Author(s)
Dalgliesh, R. J.; Stewart, N. P.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1983, 13, 4, pp 317-323

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