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Title The oestrid flies : biology, host-parasite relationships, impact and management / edited by D.D. Colwell, M.J.R. Hall, P.J. Scholl
Published Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (x, 359 pages) : illustrations
Series CAB books
CAB books
Contents Historical perspectives on the importance and impact of oestrids / R. Roncalli Amici -- Phylogeny and evolution of bot flies / T. Pape -- Molecular phylogeny and identification / D. Otranto and J.R. Stevens -- Life cycle strategies / D.D. Colwell -- Morphology of adult Oestridae / D.M. Wood -- Egg morphology / D.D. Colwell -- Larval morphology / D.D. Colwell -- Pupal biology and metamorphosis behaviour / A.C. Nilssen -- Adult biology / J.R. Anderson -- Larval-host parasite relationships. pt. A. Hypodermatinae host-parasite interactions / C. Boulard. pt. B. Cuterebrinae host-parasite interactions / E. Lello. pt. C. Gasterophilinae host-parasite interactions / D.D. Colwell. pt. D. Oestrinae host-parasite interactions / P. Dorchies [and others] -- Oestrid myiasis of humans / J.R. Anderson -- Management and control of oestrid flies / P.J. Scholl -- A synopsis of the biology, hosts, distribution, disease significance and management of the genera / D.D. Colwell, M.J.R. Hall and P.J. Scholl
Summary This book is an in-depth review and analysis of the biology of adults and larvae of the Family Ostridae. Oestrid flies, commonly known as botfly, warble fly and screw worm, are a major pest of domestic and wild animals, especially cattle, in the Northern hemisphere
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-348) and indexes
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Subject Oestridae.
Form Electronic book
Author Colwell, D. D. (Douglas D.)
Hall, M. J. R. (Martin J. R.)
Scholl, P. J. (Philip J.)
LC no. 2005008079
ISBN 0851996841 (alk. paper)
1845931688 (NetLibrary e-ISBN)
9780851996844
9781845931681 (NetLibrary e-ISBN)