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A generalized approach to modelling the epidemiology of tick-borne diseases is outlined after reviewing previous approaches to model Babesia spp. Approaches are described for investigating the distribution, abundance and management of such parasites. Geographical distributions can be explored using ...

Dallwitz, M. J.; Young, A. S.; Mahoney, D. F.; Sutherst, R. W.
Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
Parasitology - Quo vadit? Proceedings of the 6th International Congress of Parasitology, 24-29 August 1986, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia., 1986, pp 629-637

Boophilus microplus infected with Babesia bovis were transferred artificially from one splenectomised calf to another during each moult in the parasitic life-cycle of the tick. Eggs from the engorged female ticks recovered at the end of the cycle were incubated and the resulting larvae used to...

Mahoney, D. F.; Mirre, G. B.
Research in Veterinary Science, 1979, 26, 2, pp 253-254

Transmission of Babesia bovis by Boophilus microplus (Can.) was studied in 4 breeding herds of European and Zebu X European cattle in Queensland under different levels of tick infestation in 4 pastures on one station. The observations consisted of weekly counts of female ticks on the cattle,...

Mahoney, D. F.; Wright, I. G.; Goodger, B. V.; Mirre, G. B.; Sutherst, R. W.; Utech, K. B. W.
Australian Veterinary Journal, 1981, 57, 10, pp 461-469

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