Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Oestrosis

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2193
Disease due to infestation with   Oestrus , see Table 1.
Oestrosis, Table 1

Oestrus and control measurements

Parasite

Host

Symptoms

Country

Therapy

Products

Application

Compounds

Oestrus ovis (Sheep nose botfly)

Sheep, goat

Irritation and swelling of nasal mucous membrane, purulent nose discharge; sometimes nervous disorder

Worldwide

Neguvon (Bayer): No treatment during migration

Wash or Spray

Trichlorfon/Metrifonate

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