research-article | 29-March-2019
their interaction with the insect-pest.
Hence, in an effort to increase the survival time and infectivity of EPNs on ticks, this study aimed to evaluate: (i) the effect of five vegetable oil emulsions on the survival and infectivity of S. carpocapsae, S. websteri and H. bacteriophora on ticks in laboratory and (ii) the control effectiveness (CE) of application of EPNs in oil emulsion on ticks present in infested dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) in field conditions.
Materials and methods
Yolanda D. Ortiz Hernández,
Julio C. Jiménez Castañeda
Journal of Nematology, Volume 51 , 1–10