Boophilus

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
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anisopliae was also considered as a potential acaricide as it showed high efficacy against organophosphate-resistant strains and susceptible strains of the Boophilus microplus tick (Fernandez-Ruvalcaba et al., 2005).
(Kebede et al., 2012) identified the tick species were Amblyomma variegatum (49.2%), Boophilus decoloratus, (21.2%), Hyalomma marginatum (9.8%), Hyalomma truncatum (6.2%), Rhipicephalus evertsievertsi (6.6%), and Rhipicephalus pulchellus (5.3%) in Awi zone, Amhara region.
En areas libres de la garrapata Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, la babesiosis no representa un problema, al contrario de lo que sucede con la anaplasmosis, requiriendo la utilizacion de la vacuna ultracongelada conteniendo solo A.
Therapeutic and persistent efficacy of a longacting (LA) formulation of ivermectin against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Acari: Ixodidae) and sera concentration through time in treated cattle.
Haemolymph protein and lipid profile of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus infected by fungi.
Light microscopy diagnosis of Babesia and Theileria in haemolymph of artificially infected Boophilus microplus engorged female ticks.
Efficiency of tick biotherapic on the control of infestation by Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in Dutch dairy cows, Int J High Dilution Res.
Redondo et al., "Control of ticks resistant to immunization with Bm86 in cattle vaccinated with the recombinant antigen Bm95 isolated from the cattle tick, Boophilus microplus," Vaccine, vol.