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Persistence of conidia of Entomophthora muscae in relation to age, temperature, and humidity
(Biocontrol, 1998-01-01) [Artigo]
In this paper, the effect of age, humidity, and temperature on the conidial survival of Entomophthora muscae was evaluated. E. muscae was obtained from Musca domestica in a dairy in Itatiba (São Paulo, Brazil) and maintained ...
Epidemiology of sheep myiases in São Paulo State, Brazil
(Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1992-03-01) [Artigo]
A survey of Diptera species causing cutaneous myiases on sheep in Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil was made to determine seasonal incidence, predilection sites and the factors predisposing to infestation. Sheep were checked ...
Larval predation by Chrysomya albiceps on Cochliomyia macellaria, Chrysomya megacephala and Chrysomya putoria
(Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 1999-01-01) [Artigo]
Chrysomya albiceps, the larvae of which are facultative predators of larvae of other dipteran species, has been introduced to the Americas over recent years along with other Old World species of blowflies, including Chrysomya ...
Primary myiasis in dog caused by Phaenicia eximia (Diptera: Calliphoridae) and preliminary mitochondrial DNA analysis of the species in Brazil
(Journal of Medical Entomology, 1996-09-01) [Artigo]
A case of primary myiasis in a dog caused by Phaenicia eximia (Robineau-Desvoidy) in Brazil is presented. A young and healthy female dog, Canis familiaris, approximate to 10 d old and still under maternal care, was found ...
Description of Leishmania (Leishmania) forattinii sp. n., a new parasite infecting opossums and rodents in Brazil
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1993-09-01) [Artigo]
A new parasite species of Leishmania is described, L. (Leishmania) forattinii sp. n., which was isolated from a pooled triturate of liver and spleen of a opossum (Didelphis marsupialis aurita) and from skin samples from a ...
Human, canine and equine (Equus caballus) leishmaniasis due to Leishmania braziliensis (= L. braziliensis brazilienzis) in the south-west region of São Paulo state, Brazil
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1990-03-01) [Artigo]
Comparison of naturally acquired parasite burdens among Florida Native, Rambouillet and crossbreed ewes
(Veterinary Parasitology, 1999-08-16) [Artigo]
The response to natural infection by gastrointestinal nematodes was evaluated in three groups of lambing mature ewes: 16 Florida Native; 21 Rambouillet; and 18 1/2 Florida Native x 1/2 Rambouillet (F1 generation). Fecal ...
Megaselia scalaris (Diptera : Phoridae) causing myiasis in Crotalus durissus terrificus (Serpentes : Viperidae) in Brazil
(Journal of Medical Entomology, 1999-09-01) [Artigo]
We describe a case of myiasis in Crotalus durissus terrificus (Laurenti) caused by Megaselia scalaris (Loew). The snake was Found in Anhembi, São Paulo, Brazil, with a lesion measuring 25 mm in diameter where the larvae ...
Localization of the antigen CD3, zeta polypeptide (CD3Z) to cattle Chromosome 3q11-q14
(Mammalian Genome, 1996-12-01) [Artigo]
Diffusion Model Applied to Postfeeding Larval Dispersal in Blowflies (Diptera: Calliphoridae)
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1997-03-01) [Artigo]
This paper presents a diffusion model of larval dispersal especifically designed to account for particular aspects of postfeeding larval dispersal from the food source in organisms such as blowflies. In these organisms the ...