Branagan, D. (1973a) The developmental periods of the ixodid tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Neumann, 1901, under laboratory conditions. Bull. Entomol. Res. 63, 155–168.
Branagan, D. (1973b) Observations on the development and survival of the ixodid tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Neumann, 1901, under quasi-natural conditions in Kenya. Trop. Anim. Hlth. Prod. 5, 153–165.
Branagan, D. (1978) Climate and East Coast fever. In Weather and Parasitic Animal Disease, Technical Note No. 159 (Edited by Gibson, T. E.), pp. 126–140. World Meteorological Organization, Geneva.
Dolan, T. T., Young, A. S., Losos, G. J., McMillian, I., Minder, Ch. E. and Soulsby, K. (1984) Dose dependent responses of cattle to Theileria parva stabilate. Int. J. Parasitol. 14, 89–95.
Fivaz, B. H. (1984) Studies on the immunity of the ox and rabbit to Rhipicephalus appendiculatus (Neumann). Ph.D. thesis, University of Zimbabwe.
Gettinby, G. (1987) A computer model with Expert rules for the control of African cattle diseases. In Interactions in Artificial Intelligence and Statistical Methods (Edited by Phelps, B.), pp. 73–84. Technical Press, Aldershot.
Gettinby, G. and Byrom, W. (1989) The dynamics of East Coast fever: a modelling perspective for the integration of knowledge. Parasitol. Today 5, 68–73.
King, D., Gettinby, G. and Newson, R. M. (1988) A climate-based model for the development of the ixodid tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, in East Coast fever zones. Vet. Parasitol. 29, 41–51.
MacLeod, J. and Colbo, M. H. (1976) Ecological studies of ticks (Acari, Ixodidae) in Zambia. I. Cattle as hosts of the larvae of Amblyomma variegatum and Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Neumann. Bull. Entomol. Res. 66, 65–74.
McCulloch, B., Kalaye, W. J., Tungaraza, R., Suda, B. Q. J. and Mbasha, E. M. S. (1968) A study of the life history of the tick Rhipicephalus appendiculatus — the main vector of East Coast fever – with reference to its behaviour under field conditions and with regard to its control in Sukumaland, Tanzania. Bull. Epizoot. Dis. Afr. 16, 477–500.
Mehlhorn, H. and Schein, E. (1984) The piroplasms: Life cycle and sexual stages. Adv. Parasitol. 23, 37–103.
Pegram, R. G. and Banda, D. S. (1992) Ecology and phenology of ticks in Zambia: Development and survival of the free-living stages. Exp. Appl. Acarol. (In press).
Punyua, D. K. (1984) Development periods of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann (Acarina: Ixodidae) under field conditions. Insect Sci. Applic. 5, 247–250.
Purnell, R. E., Ledger, M. A., Omwoyo, P. L., Payne, R. C. and Pierce, M. A. (1974) Theileria parva: variation in the infection rate of the vector tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus. Int. J. Parasitol. 4, 513–517.
Short, N. and Norval, R. A. I. (1981a) The seasonal activity of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann 1901 (Acarina: Ixodidae) in the high veld of Zimbabwe, Rhodesia. J. Parasitol. 67, 77–84.
Short, N. and Norval, R. A. I. (1981b) Regulation of seasonal occurrences in the tick Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann 1901. Trop. Anim. Hlth. Prod. 13, 19–26.
Short, N. (1986) Effects of climate on the development, behaviour and survival of the free-living stages of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Boophilus decoloratus and Boophilus microplus. M. Phil thesis, University of Zimbabwe.
Stagg, D. A., Fawcett, D. W., Young, A. S. and Leitich, B. L. (1984) Superinfection of established Theileria-infected bovid cell lines with Theileria parva sporozoites. Ann. Trop. Med. Parasitol. 78, 335–337 Part 3.
Tukahirwa, E. M. (1976) The effects of temperature and relative humidity on the development of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus Neumann (Acarina: Ixodidae). Bull. Entomol. Res. 66, 301–312.
Yeoman, G. H. (1966) Field vector studies of epizootic East Coast fever: A quantitative relationship between R. appendiculatus and the epizooticity of East Coast fever. Bull. Epizoot. Dis. Afr. 14, 113–140.