Propetamphos resistance in Rhipicephalus bursa (Acari, Ixodidae).

  title={Propetamphos resistance in Rhipicephalus bursa (Acari, Ixodidae).},
  author={Ahmad Ali Enayati and Fatemeh Sadat Asgarian and Mehdi Hosseini Sharif and H Boujhmehrani and Asiyeh Amouei and Nasser Vahedi and B Boudaghi and Norair Piazak and Janet Hemingway},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  volume={162 1-2},
Hard tick infestation is an important problem in both traditional and industrial animal husbandry as well as in veterinary and public health. Several acaricides have been used to control tick infestation in Iran. Poor control has been attributed to acaricide resistance in tick populations although this has not been demonstrated experimentally. In this study, susceptibility status to propetamphos (Blotic) of 2-3-week-old larvae of Rhipicephalus bursa, one of the most common tick species in Iran… CONTINUE READING


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