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Myiasis in animals and humanbeings in Turkey.
Five species; Wohlfahrtia magnifica, Sarcophaga haemorrhoidalis, Lucilia sericata, Calliphora vicina and Eristalis tenax were identified as etiological agent of the myiasis in Turkey between 2006 and 2010. Expand
Prevalence and intensity of Oestrus ovis in Akkaraman sheep in the Konya region of Turkey
  • U. Uslu, B. Dik
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Medical and veterinary entomology
  • 1 September 2006
Slaughterhouse surveys to determine the prevalence and intensity of larval Oestrus ovis Linnaeus (Diptera: Oestridae) in sheep, were conducted monthly for 1 year in Konya, Turkey, and found that the infestation rate was higher in 4–6‐year‐old sheep, at 72.6%. Expand
Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) found on wild birds in Turkey.
Eleven out of totally 31 bird specimens belonging to 23 bird species which were injured or died were found to be infested with at least one chewing louse species, and eighteen lice species were found belonging to 16 genera on infested birds. Expand
An inventory of the phlebotomine sandflies (Diptera: Psychodidae) found in the Turkish province of Konya.
  • M. Yaman, B. Dik
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology
  • 1 April 2006
Between the April and October of 1997, the sandflies in six areas of the Turkish province of Konya, in Central Anatolia, were surveyed, and the first report of P. transcaucasicus in Turkey was reported. Expand
Description of breeding sites of Culicoides species (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Turkey.
The aim of this study was to describe the breeding sites of Culicoides species in Konya province, Turkey and it was observed that C. circumscriptus, C. festivipennis and C. shaklawensis preferred mud rich in organic matters near the water reservoirs. Expand
A review of species diversity and distribution of Culicoides Latreille, 1809 (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Turkey
The species composition and distribution of Culicoides biting midges in Turkey for the first time is reviewed and the potential of Turkish Culicoide in zoonotic arbovirus, protozoa, and nematode transmission is discussed. Expand
Chewing lice (Phthiraptera) species of wild birds in northwestern Turkey with a new host record☆
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[Nocturnal flight activities of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) species in Konya].
It was found that the Culicoides species fly at night and their numbers decrease in the morning and the different species were observed to have different flight activities. Expand