Detection of Theileria and Babesia species in ticks collected from cattle.

@article{Ia2007DetectionOT,
  title={Detection of Theileria and Babesia species in ticks collected from cattle.},
  author={Anil Iça and Zati Vatansever and Alparslan Yildirim and Onder Duzlu and Abdullah Inci},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2007},
  volume={148 2},
  pages={156-60}
}
The present study was carried out to detect tick species that infest cattle, and Theileria and Babesia species transmitted by these ticks in Kayseri province (Turkey). A total of 300 cattle were examined for tick infestations. Of the 300 cattle, 117 (39%) were infested with ticks. A total of 1160 ticks belonging to 11 Ixodid genera were collected from the infested animals and their shelters. The most prevalent tick species was Boophilus annulatus 26.37% (306/1160) followed by Hyalomma… CONTINUE READING

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