Argas


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Argas

 [ahr´gas]
a genus of ticks parasitic in poultry, other birds, and sometimes humans.

Argas

(ar'găs),
A genus of soft ticks of the family Argasidae, some species of which usually infest birds but may attack humans.
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ARGAS (www.argas.com) was established in 1966 as a joint venture between the Industrialization & Energy Services Company (TAQA) of Saudi Arabia and Compagnie Generale de Geophysique (CGG) of France.
Acaricidal and immunological studies on fowl tick Argas persicus infecting commercial balady chickens flock.
Jean-Georges Malcor, CEO, CGG, said: "We are delighted that Saudi Aramco is continuing its long-term relationship with CGG by awarding what is one of the world's largest land seismic survey programs to our Argas joint venture with Taqa.
Under the terms of the deal, Argas will buy Ardiseis for an undisclosed sum, to create a more efficient group, with a stronger capital base and a larger scope.
Taxonomical study of ectoparasites on indigenous poultry and effect of fowl tick Argas persicus on different blood parameters.
Argas (Persicargas) miniatus Koch, 1844, e uma especie de carrapato neotropical encontrada na America do Norte, Central e principalmente na America do Sul.
detritum (89.6%) (Found at all locations), Hyalomma anatolicum (3.4%), and Rhipicephalus sanguineus (6.1%) [both species found in central and southern regions, Argas reflexus (0.4%) collected from northern parts], and Ornithodoros lahorensis (0.3%).
Bird nests harbor ectoparasites such as pigeon fleas (Ceratophyllus columbae Gervais (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae)), chicken mites (Dermanyssus gallinae De Geer (Acarina: Dermanyssidae)), ticks (Argas reflexus Fabricius (Acari: Argasidae)), and biting lice.