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Research center of Embrapa/Collection: Embrapa Gado de Corte - Artigo em periódico indexado (ALICE)
Date Issued: 2017
Type of Material: Artigo em periódico indexado (ALICE)
Authors: SILVA, B. R. da
Additional Information: Bianca Ressetti da Silva, Universidade Federal do Paraná - UFPR, Curitiba, PR; Marcos Valério Garcia, FUNDECT, Campo Grande, MS; Vinicius da Silva Rodrigues, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul - UFMS, Campo Grande, MS; RENATO ANDREOTTI E SILVA, CNPGC; Rosangela Locatelli Dittrich, Universidade Federal do Paraná - UFPR, Curitiba, PR.
Title: Ixodidae fauna of domestic dogs in Parana, southern Brazil.
Publisher: Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, Jaboticabal, v. 26, n. 3, p. 375-377, jul.-set. 2017.
Language: pt_BR
Keywords: Amblyomma aureolatum
Amblyomma ovale
Transmissão de doencça.
Description: The present study aimed to contribute towards identification and registration of tick species that parasitize dogs in rural and urban areas of three mesoregions of Paraná, southern Brazil, and to estimate the rate of occurrence of each species. Fifty-six dogs with ticks living in three mesoregions: Metropolitana de Curitiba (MC), Centro Oriental (COP) and Centro Sul Paranaense (CSP), were used in the study. From these 56 dogs, 253 ticks were collected and were identified and morphologically characterized according to the species. Among all the ticks, 69.6% were identified as belonging to the species Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu lato (s. l.); 28.1% as Amblyomma aureolatum and 2.4% as Amblyomma ovale. Among the dogs in MC that were evaluated, 57.7% were parasitized by R. sanguineus s. l., 38.5% by A. aureolatum and 3.8% by A. ovale; while in COP, 72.4% of the dogs were parasitized by A. aureolatum and 27.6% by R. sanguineus s. l.. In CSP, one tick was obtained, which was identified as A. aureolatum.
Thesagro: Vetor.
NAL Thesaurus: Amblyomma
Rhipicephalus sanguineus
Data Created: 2017-11-22
ISSN: 1984-2961
Appears in Collections:Artigo em periódico indexado (CNPGC)

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