Ticks of the Southern Cone of America
  • Release Date : 04 February 2017
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 372 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128110768
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Download or read book entitled Ticks of the Southern Cone of America by author: Santiago Nava which was release on 04 February 2017 and published by Academic Press with total page 372 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Ticks of the Southern Cone of America: Diagnosis, Distribution and Hosts with Taxonomy, Ecology and Sanitary Importance focuses on the tick species prevalent in The Southern Cone of America, including their distribution, biology, associated pathogens, their effects on the host, and control methods. Based on review of the literature from more than five decades, 62 species of both hard and soft tick have been discovered on the Southern Cone of America. Tick genera observed and recorded include Amblyomma, Dermacentor, Haemaphysalis, Ixodes, and Rhipicephalus. Presents a comprehensive discussion that can be used to study identification and biology of tick species on hosts endemic to Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) Provides pictorial keys that can be used to further identify species Facilitates prevention and control of tick-borne diseases in tropical region Helps in the diagnoses of tick borne diseases