Notes on population dynamics of Amblyomma ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) in Brazil.

  title={Notes on population dynamics of Amblyomma ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) in Brazil.},
  author={Marcelo B Labruna and Fl{\'a}vio Aparecido Terassini and Lu{\'i}s Marcelo Aranha Camargo},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  volume={95 4},
Previous population dynamics data, generated for Amblyomma parvum Aragão and Amblyomma cajennense (Fabricius) in Argentina and southeastern Brazil, have indicated that these ticks complete 1 generation per year, with larvae predominating in autumn, nymphs in winter, and mostly adults during spring and summer. The present study reports population dynamics data for free-living Amblyomma spp. ticks in northern Brazil (Amazon forest, latitude 10 degrees S, 63 degrees W), and for Amblyomma spp… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
8 Citations
6 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-6 of 6 references

Population dynamics of the free living stages of Amblyomma cajennense ( Fabricius , 1787 ) ( Acari : Ixodidae ) on pastures of Pedro Leopoldo , Minas Gerais state , Brazil

  • Veterinary Parasitology
  • 2000

Variação sazonal da fase não parasitária de Amblyomma cajennense e Boophilus microplus no Municı́pio de Paracambi , Estado do Rio de Janeiro

  • M. B. CASTRO, H. G. C. RAMOS, +5 authors J. M. B. DUARTE
  • Revista da Universidade Rural , Séries Ciências…
  • 1994

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…