SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.27 issue2Efficience evaluation of fenbutatin oxide on control of red mite (Panonychus ulmi Koch.) on apple treeCerebral equine hydatidosis in Southern Brazil author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Ciência Rural

Print version ISSN 0103-8478
On-line version ISSN 1678-4596


SINKOC, Afonso Lodovico  and  BRUM, João Guilherme Werner. Occurence of Amblyomma fuscum Neumann, 1899 and Amblyomma humerale Koch, 1844 (Acari: Ixodidae) in Bufo arenalis in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Cienc. Rural [online]. 1997, vol.27, n.2, pp.339-340. ISSN 0103-8478.

The objective of this work is to describe the occurence of the monoespecific parasitism of A. fuscum NEUMANN, 1899 and A. humerale KOCH, 1844 in toads (Bufo arenalis) from the County of Rosana, State of São Paulo, Brazil. This is the description of a new host and new geographic site for those two species.

Keywords : Amblyomma fuscum; Amblyomma humerale; Bufo arenalis; Ixodidae; amphibians; toads; ticks.

        · abstract in Portuguese     · text in Portuguese     · Portuguese ( pdf epdf )


Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License