Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tb) has been shown to be the main causative agent of
tuberculosis in elephants worldwide. M. tb may be transmitted from infected humans to other
species including elephants and vice versa, ...
Deblauwe, Isra; De Witte, Jacobus C.; De Deken, G.; De Deken, Reginald; Madder, Maxime; Van Erk, S.; Hoza, F.A.; Lathouwers, D.; Geysen, Dirk(Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-01)
Culicoides species of the Obsoletus group (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) are potential vectors of the
bluetongue virus serotype 8 (BTV 8) that was introduced into central Western Europe in 2006. A
major difficulty encountered ...
Snyman, Louwrens Pieter; Ohl, Michael; Pirk, Christian Walter Werner; Sole, Catherine L.(Brill Academic Publishers, 2020-04)
Adult Mantispidae are general predators of arthropods equipped with raptorial forelegs. The three larval instars display varying degrees of hypermetamorphic ontogeny. The larval stages exhibit a remarkable life history ...
Annandale, C.H. (Cornelius Henry); Irons, Pete Charles; Bagla, Victor Patrick; Osuagwuh, Uchebuchi I.; Venter, Estelle Hildegard(Wiley-Blackwell, 2010-04)
The objectives of this work were to determine the site of persistence of lumpy skin disease virus (LSDV) in bulls
shedding the virus in semen for a period longer than 28 days,
to determine if the virus is present in all ...
Junker, Kerstin; Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik(Magnolia Press, 2016-03)
In order to accommodate a new species of pentastomid parasite, Pelonia africana Junker &
Boomker, 2002 (Sebekidae), Junker & Boomker (2002) described the new genus Pelonia.
This genus name is, however, preoccupied by ...