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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

Increases were recorded of lengths of larvae, nymphs and females of Haemaphysalis longicornis Neum. during feeding on cattle in Queensland, so that categories could be established for estimating the ages of ticks in natural populations. Most larvae and nymphs engorged in 4 days and females in 5 or...

Wagland, B. M.; Roberts, J. A.; Sutherst, R. W.
International Journal for Parasitology, 1979, 9, 3, pp 177-182