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Tick importance and disease transmission

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The ticks of veterinary importance and the different routes of transmission, including transovarial, transtadial and intrastadial transmission are described.

Refer to the Tick Photodatabase of African ticks.

Language: 
English
Type: 
Format: 
Audience: 
Student
License Condition: Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0  
Unit: 
Education Level: 
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Academic Year: 
2013
Instructor: 

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.