Dermacentor variabilis and boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae): experimental vectors of Babesia equi to equids.

@article{Stiller2002DermacentorVA,
  title={Dermacentor variabilis and boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae): experimental vectors of Babesia equi to equids.},
  author={David Stiller and Will L. Goff and Lloran W Johnson and Donald P. Knowles},
  journal={Journal of medical entomology},
  year={2002},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={667-70}
}
The experimental vector competence of five laboratory-reared ixodid tick species representing three genera [Amblyomma americanum (L.), Boophilus microplus (Canestrini), D. andersoni Stiles, D. occidentalis Marx, and D. variabilis (Say)] for Babesia equi (Laveran 1901) was evaluated by delayed transfer of male ticks from infected to susceptible equids or by… CONTINUE READING