Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Simuliotoxicosis

  • Heinz MehlhornEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_4328
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Shock reaction of cattle or other animals due to injection of large amounts of saliva of numerous black flies ( Simulium species) at the same time.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany