American Journal of Zoology

Volume 4, Issue 2, June 2021

  • Epidemiological Studies of Gastrointestinal Parasitic Infection of Cattle and Goats in Akure Abattoirs, Nigeria

    Iyabo Adepeju Simon-Oke, Oluwaseun Awosolu

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 14-18
    Received: 18 November 2020
    Accepted: 4 December 2020
    Published: 14 May 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajz.20210402.12
    Abstract: Cattle and Goats are one of the most domesticated livestock in Nigeria which provides varieties of products and services to man but are also prone to infection with pathogens that are harmful to it and man. Faecal samples were obtained directly from the rectum of 440 cattle and goats slaughtered and preserved in 10% formalin solution for microscopi... Show More
  • Sowing Time: A Crucial Factor for Mitigating Agrillus acutus (Buprestidae: Coleoptera) Infestation in Hibiscus cannabinus L. Cultivation

    Md. Sohanur Rahman, Md. Nazrul Islam, Mohammad Sahin Polan

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, June 2021
    Pages: 19-24
    Received: 29 April 2021
    Accepted: 14 May 2021
    Published: 27 May 2021
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajz.20210402.13
    Abstract: Kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus L.) is one of the most important fibre crops next to cotton cultivated throughout the world for its core and bast fibres for industries with high economic value. Spiral borer, Agrilus acutus (Buprestidae: Coleoptera) is a serious pest of Kenaf. This experiment was undertaken with a view to find out the variation of infest... Show More