Plant extracts to control ticks of veterinary and medical importance: A review
Abstract, South African Journal of Botany, 2016
- • Ticks and diseases caused by ticks have an enormous impact on animal production in Africa.
- • There is a growing resistance of ticks to commercially used acaricides.
- • Traditional healers use plants to combat tick infestations in many developing countries.
- • We evaluate the published efficacy of 66 plants species used to protect animals against ticks.