coumatetralyl


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coumatetralyl

a derivative of warfarin and used as a rodenticide. As a poison in domestic animals it causes the same disease as warfarin but is more dangerous because of its use in concentrated form. See also warfarin.
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During the 17 nights baiting, the observations recorded about the bait intake, external and internal pathological symptoms, indicated that coumatetralyl (0.
During the study it was, also, observed that wild boars having lethal doses of coumatetralyl showed markedly reduced movements and feeding prior to death.
The bait consumption data suggest that maize grain bait of coumatetralyl was highly accepted by the wild boars.
1988) suggest that coumatetralyl is a promising and potential alternate to 1080 for managing wild boar infestations in crops, forest plantations, rangelands, parks and protected areas.
Also, coumatetralyl proved to be a potential alternate toxicant and replacement to the use of 1080 for wild boar control as problems of bait-shyness, aversion, tolerance, hazards to live-stock, wildlife and humans are not associated with the use of baits formulated from this compound.
0375% coumatetralyl, respectively in groundnut fields in Chakwal district, Pakistan.
0375% coumatetralyl could eliminate rodents from experimental groundnut plots, but farmers cannot find formulated baits at village markets in Pakistan.
2009), was used as bait base for delivering the lethal quantities of the anticoagulant coumatetralyl (3-a-tetralyl-4-hydroxycoumarin), which is economical and easily available in Pakistan.
At set I, poison baiting impregnated with coumatetralyl and supplemented with saccharin was tested; in set II, poison baiting without saccharin was applied; and in set III, control bait was offered.
Average consumption of control bait was significantly higher than the coumatetralyl impregnated bait supplemented with 5% saccharin (t (476) = 5.
The inactive burrows were physically visited as a follow up of the coumatetralyl baiting and the smell of dead animals was recorded.