Increasing parasitism by the German yellow jacket wasp, Paravespula germanica, on dairy cattle in Israel.

@article{Braverman1998IncreasingPB,
  title={Increasing parasitism by the German yellow jacket wasp, Paravespula germanica, on dairy cattle in Israel.},
  author={Yehuda Braverman},
  journal={Medical and veterinary entomology},
  year={1998},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={192-5}
}
During the past two decades, parasitism by the German yellow jacket wasp, Paravespula germanica, on lactating dairy cattle has occurred in Israel during August to October annually, affecting up to 65% of cows in certain herds. The nibbled and exposed tissues of teats and sometimes udders become infested by bacteria, especially Streptococcus dysgalactiae and… CONTINUE READING