International Journal of
Livestock Production

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Livest. Prod.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2448
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLP
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 287

Full Length Research Paper

Entomological inventory of bovine trypanosome vectors in the locality of Logone Birni, Far North Cameroon

  • Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Maroua, P. O. Box 814 Maroua, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
ZIEBE Roland
  • ZIEBE Roland
  • National Advanced School of Engineering, University of Maroua, P. O. Box 46 Maroua, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
AZO’O ELA Michelson
  • AZO’O ELA Michelson
  • Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Maroua, P. O. Box 814 Maroua, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
BLAMA Yakouba
  • BLAMA Yakouba
  • National Advanced School of Engineering, University of Maroua, P. O. Box 46 Maroua, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
  • NASAAR Lazare
  • Livestock Development Project in Cameroon, P. O. Box 16449 Yaounde, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar
  • ACHIRI FRU Martin
  • Special Mission for Tsetse flies Eradication, P. O. Box 263 Ngaoundere, Cameroon.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 14 June 2023
  •  Accepted: 07 August 2023
  •  Published: 30 September 2023


Abenga JN, Enwezor FNC, Lawani FAG, Osue HO, Ikemereh ECD (2004). Trypanosome prevalence in cattle in Lere area in Kaduna State, North central Nigeria. Revue d'elevage et de Medecine Veterinaire des Pays Tropicaux 57(1-2):45-48.


Amsler S, Filledier J (1994). Attractiveness for Tabanidae of the metacresol/octenol association: Results obtained in Burkina Faso. Journal of Livestock and Veterinary Medicine in Tropical Countries (France) 47:93-96.


Arijo AG (1997). Veterinary Entomology. R. Wall, D. Shearer, Chapman and Hall (Eds.), Hyderabad, Pakistan P 163.


Badelon J (2016). Trapping horseflies and stomoxys: comparative effectiveness of h-trap and vavoua traps. Exercise thesis, Veterinary medicine, National Veterinary School of Toulouse - ENVT P 93.


Chiodini PL, Moody AH, Manser DW (2001). Atlas of medical helminthology and protozoology. Churchill Livingstone.


Dajoz R (2006). Summary of ecology. 8th edition, Dunod, Paris P 631.


Desquesnes M, Dia ML (2004). Mechanical transmission of Trypanosoma vivax in cattle by the African tabanid Atylotus fuscipes. Veterinary parasitology 119(1):9-19.


Desquesnes M, Dia ML, Acapovi GL, Yoni W (2005). The mechanical vectors of animal trypanosomiases. Edition Cirdes P 67.


FAO (2009). Integrated crops and livestock in West Africa. Animal Production and Health Paper 41. FAO, Rome, Italy.


FAO (2012). Cross-border transhumance in West Africa proposal for an action plan. Study Report P 146.


Fernand T, Etienne P, Benoit B (2013). "Socio-economic and technical characteristics of small ruminant breeding in the South Cameroon region: Case of the Mvila department".


Feyissa B, Samson A, Mihreteab B (2011). Bovine Trypanosomiasis in Selected Villages of Humbo District, Southern Ethiopia. Global. Veterinaria 7(2):192-198.


FIND, URC, Zambia NMCP, Malaria Consortium (2011). Training leaflet. How to perform the African trypanosomiasis rapid diagnostic test. 10:1


Girma K, Meseret T, Tilahun, Z, Haimanot D, Firew L, Tadele K, Zelalem A (2014). Prevalence of Bovine Trypanosomiasis, its Vector Density and Distribution in and Around Arbaminch, Gamogofa Zone, Ethiopia. Acta Parasitologica Globalis 5(3):169-176. DOI: 10.5829/ 2014. 859.


Hansens J (2012). Business cycles and national income. Agris.fao.


Koumba Z, Franck M, Aubin K, Julien Z, Audrey P, Genevieve R (2018). Evaluation of the specific composition of tsetse flies, vectors of Human African Trypanosomiasis, in the Ndende region in southern Gabon. Journal of Applied Biosciences 123:12363-12372.


Mamoudou A, Mbakou LM, Ngu NV, Sevidzem SL, Zoli AP, Achukwi MD (2016). Preliminary assessment of bovine trypanosomiasis and its vectors in Santa, Bali and Bafut Sub-Divisions of the, North West


Region, Cameroon. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 10(1):1-12.


Mamoudou A, Payne VK, Sevidzem SL (2015). Current prevalence of cattle trypanosomiasis and of its vector in Alme, the infested zone of Adamawa plateau Cameroon, two decades after the glossina eradication campaign. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences 9(3):1588-1598.


Mavoungou JF, Simo G. De stordeur, Duvallet G (2008). Ecology of stomoxes (Diptera: miscidae) in Gabon. Origin of blood meals and epidemiological consequences. Parasite 15:611-615.


Messomo FN (2006). Study of the distribution and quality of veterinary drugs in Cameroon P 169.


Mouchet J, Delas A, Yvore P (1961). Campaign against Glossina tacbinoides at west.Logone Birni (Rep. of Cameroon & Rep. of Chad). Bulletin of the Exotic Pathology Society 54(4):875-892. ISSR 0037-9085


Mounioko F, Mavoungou JF, Zinga CR, Koumba, Engo PE, Koumba AA, Pamela A, Maroundou, Nzengue E, Tamesse JL, Simo G, M'batchi B (2017). Preliminary study of the mechanical vectors of trypanosomes in the locality of Campo and its surroundings (south-west of Cameroon). Faunistic Entomology 70:95-105.


Mpouam SE, Achukwi MD, Feussom Kameni JM, Bengaly Z, Ouedraogo GA (2011). Serological and Parasitological Prevalence of bovine trypanosomiasis in small holder farms of the Vina division, Adamawa region of Cameroon. Veterinary Research 3:81-88.


Oluwafemi RA (2009). The Impact of African Animal Trypanosomiasis and Tsetse fly on the livelihood and well-being of cattle and their owners in the BICOT study area of Nigeria. The Internet Journal of Veterinary Medicine 5(2). 


PATTEC (2010). National trypanosomiasis eradication program in Cameroon.


Seyoum Z, Abera D (2016). Prevalence of bovine trypanosomiasis in Chilga District, Northwest Ethiopia: Using Aldehyde and Parasitological tests. Academia Journal of Microbiology Research 4(4):72-77.


Tanenbe C, Gambo H, Musongong AG, Boris O, Achukwi MD (2010) Prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis in the departments of Faro and Déo, and Vina in Cameroon: assessment of twenty years of fight against tsetse flies. Journal of animal husbandry and veterinary medicine in tropical countries 63 (3-4):63-69.


Taufflie R (1988). Tabanidae In: Aquatic flora and fauna of Sahelo-Sudanian Africa. Paris: ORSTOM 45:617-624. Initiations-Technical Documentation, p. 45.


Thrusfield M (2007). Veterinary Epidemiology. 3rd ed., UK, Blackwell Science Ltd., pp. 233-250.


Tompaloumla J, Ziebe R, Blama Y, Abdou B, Abba S, Azo'o E (2020). Pressure of Diptera vectors of bovine blood parasitosis in the pastures of Petté, Far North, Cameroon. Africa Science 16(1):147-159.


Zaime A, Gautier JY (1989). Comparison of the diets of three sympatric species of Gerbillidae in a Saharan environment in Morocco. Journal of Ecology 2:153-163.


Zumpt F (1973). The Stomoxes biting flies of the world. Diptera: Muscidae. Toxonomy, biology, economic importance and control measure. Version 3:205-450.