Boophilus

Boophilus

/Bo·oph·i·lus/ (bo-of´ĭ-lus) a genus of hard-bodied ticks that are vectors of babesiosis, including B. annula´tus, the vector of Babesia bigemina; B. mi´croplus, the vector of Babesia bovis; and B. calcara´tus, the vector of Babesia major.

Boophilus

(bo-o'fil-us) [L. bos, ox, cow, Gr. philein, to love]
A genus of ticks that parasitizes humans and cattle and other animals.
See: Ixodes

Boophilus

a genus of ticks in the family Ixodidae.

Boophilus annulatus
a one-host tick which transmits Babesia bigemina. Called also North American tick.
Boophilus calcaratus
a tick that transmits Anaplasma marginale, Babesia bigemina and B. berbera.
Boophilus decoloratus
a one-host tick that transmits Anaplasma marginale, Babesia bigemina, B. ovis, B. trautmanni and Borrelia theileri.
Boophilus microplus
a one-host tick that transmits Anaplasma marginale, Babesia bovis, B. bigemina and Coxiella burnetti.
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The virus has also been detected in Rhipicephalus microplus (formerly Boophilus microplus), Amblyomma testudinarium, and Ixodes nipponensis ticks in China and South Korea (19,20).
One example of exotic ticks that effects the United States is Boophilus annulatus and B microplus, also known respectively as the cattle fever tick and the southern cattle tick, that were imported here by Spanish colonists who brought tick-infested cattle and horses with them.
Miller RJ, Davey RB, George JE First report of organophosphate-resistant Boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) within the United States.
Relationships between resistance to Boophilus microplus, nutritional status, and blood composition of Shorthorn x Hereford cattle.
Haemaphysalis, Hyalomma, Boophilus, Dermacentor, Rhipicephalus ve Argas turlerine ait keneler butun Anadolu'da yaygin olarak bulunmaktadir (3).
1981; Gary and Kumar, 2007; Reinemeyer and Courtney, 2001) and when Ivermectin with present dose used, in this time have importance effect on Boophilus, Damalina and others arthropods (Aguirre et al.
Use of biotherapic in the control of natural infestation by Boophilus microplus: pilot study.
Buna karsilik Amblyomma veriegatum (Suriye sinirinda-Hatay'da), Ornithodorus (Orta-Dogu Anadolu'da), Otobius megnini (Malatya'da), Boophilus kohlsi (Suriye sinirinda) sporadik olarak gorulmustur.
Parthenogenesis Ixodidae Amblyomma agamum Aragao 1912, Amblyomma dissimile Koch 1844 *, Boophilus microplus Canestrini 1887, Haemaphysalis bispinosa Neumann 1897, Hyalomma spp, Rhipicephalus bursa Canestrini and Fanzago 1877.
Ayrica ulkemizde goreceli olarak daha az gorulen turler: Amblyomma variegatum Hatay'da (Suriye sinirinda), Boophilus kohlsi Guney Dogu bolgesinde (Suriye sinirinda), Ornithodorus Orta Anadolu ve Dogu Anadolu' da ve Otobius megnini Dogu Anadolu'da (Malatya).
Conversely, poor nutrition reduced hematological values of cattle lightly infested with Boophilus microplus compared to those on an adequate diet (O'Kelly et al.