oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - The parasitic cycle of Boophilus deccoloratus (Koch 1844) (Acarina: Ixodidae)

Volume 36, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Detailed studies on the morphology of the immature stages of Boophilus decoloratus are sparse. The present work, using scanning electron microscopy, aims at clearing up existing misconceptions and considers homologies between larvae and nymphs.

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