1980 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 47, 1980

1980 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 47, 1980

 

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CONTENTS
Volume 47: Number 1
A survey of the mosquito and Culicoides faunas at two localities in the Karoo region of South Africa with some observations on Bionomics Jupp, P.G.; McIntosh, B.M.; Nevill, E.M. 1

The temperature preferences of the motile stages of Stomoxys calcitranslinnaevs (Diptera : muscidae) Sutherland, B. 7

Aetiology of Jaagsiekte : experimental transmission to lambs by means of cultured cells and cell homogenates Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Tustin, R.C.; De Villiers, Ethel-Michele 13

Experimental infection of warthog (Phacochoerus Aethiopicus) with African swine fever virus Thomson, G.R. (Gavin); Gainaru, M.D.; Van Dellen, A.F. 19

A description of the immature stages of Kirkioestrus minutus (Rodhain & Bequaert, 1915) (Diptera : oestridae), and the life cycle and seasonal prevalence of tids fly in blue wildebeest Horak, Ivan Gerard; De Vos, Valerius; Boomker, Jacbob Diederik Frederik 23

Studies on neonatal calf diarrhoea caused by rota virus : trans- mission of the disease and attempted vaccination of colostrum- deprived calves Theodoridis, A.; Prozesky, Leon; H.J. Els, 31

Studies on Haemonchus contortus. III. Titration of Trichostrongylus axei and expulsion of H. contortus Reinecke, R.K.; Bruckner, Christel; De Villiers, I.L. 35

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Antibody to porcine parvovirus in warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus) Thomson, G.R. (Gavin); Peenze, I. 45

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Cerebral mycosis in a dog caused by Cladosporium trichoides Emmons 1952

Newsholme, S.J.; Tyrer, Margaret J. 47

Volume 47: Number 2
A critical evaluation of the role played by the red-billed oxpecker buphagus erythrorhynchus in the biological control of ticks Bezuidenhout, J. Dürr; Stutterheim, C.J. 51

The control of bacterial contamination in carcass meal with propionic acid Van Staden, J.J.; Van der Made, H.N.; Jordaan, E. 77

Physiological age determination in female Stomoxys calcitrans Linnaeus (Diptera : muscidae) Sutherland, B. 83

Turkey Meningo-Encephalitis in South Africa Barnard, B.J.H.; Buys, S.B.; Du Preez, J.H.; Greyling, S.P.; Venter, H.J. 89

The Haemocytology and histology of the haemopoietic organs of South African Freshwater Fish. II. Erythrocytes and Thrombocytes of Clarias gariepinus and Sarotherodon mossambicus Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik 95

The aetiology of ram epididymitis Jansen, B.C. 101

Presence of Herpesvirus ovis DNA sequences in cellular DNA from sheep lungs affected with Jaagsiekte (pulmonary adenomatosis) De Villiers, Ethel-Michele; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand 109

A haemagglutination and haemagglutination inhibition test for bluetongue virus Van Der Walt, N. T. 113

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Occurrence of Taenia solium in a Cape fur seal (Arctocephalus Pusillus) De Graaf, A .S.; Shaughnessy, P. D. 119

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Tissue culture studies on a suspected Lysosomal storage disease In Abyssinian cats Lange, A. Lange 121

Volume 47: Number 3
Survival and development of larvae of the common nematodes of ruminants after long-term cryopreservation and investigation of different routes of infestation Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Gerber, H.M. 129

A field strain of Haemonchus contortus showing slight resistance to rafoxanide Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Gerber, H.M. 137

Benzimidazole-resistant Haemonchus contortus-the effect of cryopreservation on the resistance of successive generations Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Gerber, H.M. 143

A technique for the recovery of nematodes from ruminants by migration from gastro-intestinal ingesta gelled in agar : largescale application Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Gerber, H.M. 147

Studies on the physiopathology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in horses. I. Clinical signs Littlejohn, A.; Bowles, Felicity 159

The use of faecal analyses to estimate the phosphorus intake by grazing sheep. I. The use of pool instead of individual samples Belonje, P.C.; Van den Berg, A. 163

The use of faecal analyses to estimate the phosphorus intake by grazing sheep. II. The repeatability of the technique and the Influence of varying the phosphorus intake Belonje, P.C.; Van den Berg, A. 169

Glucose turnover, tolerance and insulin response in wethers, ewes and pregnant ewes in the fed and fasted state Vanderwalt, J.G.; Procos, J.; Labuschagne, F.J. 173

Plasma progesterone in cattle. I. Development and validity of the assay

Terblanche, H.M.; Labuschagne, J.M

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Studies on the physiopathology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the horse . II . Right heart haemodynamics Littlejohn, A. 187

Volume 47: Number 4
Studies on the physiopathology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the horse. III. The intrathoracic pressure Littlejohn, A.; Bowles, Felicity 193

Determination of the physicochemical and microbiological quality of carcass, bone and blood meal Van Der Made, H.N.; Van Staden, J.J.; Du Toit, J. de V.; Jordaan, E.; Barrett, E.L.; Coetzee, J.D. 197
Laboratory studies on the biology of Simulium nigritarse Coquillett and Simulium adersi Pomeroy (Diptera : simuliidae) Begemann, G.J. 203

Lack of cross-immunity among Pasteurella multocida Type A strains Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Pienaar, Lorraine; Vermeulen, Aletta S.M. 213
Wesselsbron disease : Virological and serological studies in experimentally infected sheep and goats Theodoridis, A.; Coetzer, Jacobus A.W. 221

Photosensitivity in South Africa. II. The experimental production of the ovine hepatogenous photosensitivity disease geeldikkop (Tribulosis ovis) by the simultaneous ingestion of Tribulus terrestris plants and cultures of Pithomyces chartarum containing the mycotoxin sporidesmin Kellerman, T. Stephanus; Van der Westhuizen, G.C.A.; Coetzer, Jacobus A.W.; Roux, Cecilia; Marasas, Walter F.O. (Walter Friedrich Otto); Minne, J.A.; Bath, Gareth F.; Basson, P.A. 231

The pathology of bacterial infection of the genitalia in rams Jansen, B.C. 263

Lesions resulting from inoculation of porcine foetuses with porcine parvovirus Prozesky, Leon; Thomson, G.R. (Gavin); Gainaru, M.D.; Herr, S.; Kritzinger, L.J. 269

Aetiology of jaagsiekte : Transmission by means of subcellular fractions and evidence for the involvement of a retrovirus Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Williamson, Anna-Lise; De Villiers, Ethel-Michele 275

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: A surgical technique for the experimental reproduction of epididymitis in rams Jansen, B.C. 281

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Isolation of anaplasma marginale from Rhipicephalus simus males Potgieter, F.T.; Van Rensburg, L. 285

RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS: Effective immunization of lambs against enterotoxaemia Cameron, Colin McKenzie 287

Author index

291

Subject index

295

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