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Collection of ticks from live cattle

Term: 2013
Published: November 18, 2013
Revised: July 30, 2015

Information is provided on the different collection methods of ticks, including vegetation sampling, nest/burrow sampling, tick traps and host sampling methods.

Refer to the Tick Photodatabase of African tricks

About The Instructor

Prof Maxime Madder

Prof Maxime Madder

  • Biologist, PhD
  • Head of Veterinary Entomology Unit, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Extra-ordinary lecturer at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa.
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