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Research Project: Management of Ticks of Veterinary Importance

Location: Livestock Arthropod Pest Research Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Developmental stage and level of submersion in water impact the viability of lone star and winter tick eggs during flooding Reprint Icon - (Pre-print Publication)
Alhawsawi, M., Lewis, D.A., Frigard, R., Smith, E.M., Sivakumar, J., Sharm, A., Nantz, A.R., Sabile, C., Kennedy, J., Loni, L., Lefevre, G., Vaka, A., Leanza, Q., Kelley, M., Stacey, C., Santhosh, R.A., Catlett, N., Cady, T., Rizvi, R., Wagner, Z., Olafson, P.U., Benoit, J.B. 2024. Developmental stage and level of submersion in water impact the viability of lone star and winter tick eggs during flooding. bioRxiv. https://doi.org/10.1101/2024.05.18.594128.

Feeding and reproductive parameters of adult female blacklegged ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) and lone star ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus Zimmermann) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, A.S., Persinger, K.A., Olafson, P.U., Mulenga, A.O., Johnson, T.L. 2023. Feeding and reproductive parameters of adult female blacklegged ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) and lone star ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) parasitizing white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus Zimmermann). Journal of Medical Entomology. https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjad144.

Artificial infestation of white-tailed deer with ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) to study tick-host interactions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baker, A.S., Persinger, K.A., Olafson, P.U., Johnson, T.L. 2023. Artificial infestation of white-tailed deer with ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) to study tick-host interactions. Journal of Insect Science. https://doi.org/10.1093/jisesa/iead029.

Implementation research for integrated tick control of Rhipicephalus australis (Acari: Ixodidae) through the pasture and cattle management method in New Caledonia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hue, T., Wang, H., Grant, W.E., Teel, P.D., Perez De Leon, A.A. 2022. Implementation research for integrated tick control of Rhipicephalus australis (Acari: Ixodidae) through the pasture and cattle management method in New Caledonia. Journal of Integrated Pest Management. https://doi.org/10.1093/jipm/pmac011.

The Gulf Coast tick, Amblyomma maculatum (Ixodida: Ixodidae) and spotted fever group Rickettsia in the highly urbanized northeastern US Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bajwa, W.I., Tsynman, L., Egizi, A.M., Tokarz, R., Maestas, L.P., Fonseca, D.M. 2022. The Gulf Coast tick, Amblyomma maculatum (Ixodida: Ixodidae) and spotted fever group Rickettsia in the highly urbanized northeastern US. Journal of Medical Entomology. https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjac053.