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Africa"s bane: the tsetse fly

T. A. M. Nash

Africa"s bane: the tsetse fly

by T. A. M. Nash

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Tsetse-flies.,
    • Diptera -- Africa.,
    • Entomology -- Africa.,
    • Tsetse Flies.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 207-214.

      Statement[by] T. A. M. Nash.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL537.M7 N3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p., 8 plates.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4366159M
      ISBN 100002110369
      LC Control Number78451192
      OCLC/WorldCa79178

      The bite of an infected tsetse fly (Glossina spp.). Bloodborne and congenital transmission are rare. EPIDEMIOLOGY. Endemic to rural sub-Saharan Africa. T. b. rhodesiense is found in eastern and southeastern Africa, mainly Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. T. b. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link)Author: D. P. Gray.

      In , entomologist T.A.M. Nash wrote in Africa's Bane: The Tsetse Fly that the unpleasant little insect, its nasty bite, and the sleeping sickness it carries had fundamentally shaped agriculture across a wide swath of Africa.   Once the bane of sub-Saharan Africa, sleeping sickness is agonisingly close to being wiped out, but only if countries -- and donors -- keep up their guard, say scientists. The disease, transmitted to humans by the tsetse fly, was once a curse in 30 countries. Last year, the agency recorded only Author: David ESNAULT.

      African trypanosomiasis, also called African sleeping sickness, is a parasitic disease spread by the tsetse fly. Symptoms include fatigue, high fever, headaches, and muscle aches. If . Etymology. The word tsetse means "fly" in Tswana, a Bantu language of southern Africa. Recently, tsetse without the fly has become more common in English, particularly in the scientific and development communities. The word is pronounced tseh-tseh in the Sotho languages and is easily rendered in other African languages. During World War II, a de Havilland antisubmarine aircraft was known as Class: Insecta.


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Almost contemporaneous with the rinderpest panzootic another calamity to ravage Africa was that caused by the tsetse fly Glossina, a blood-sucking dipterous insect feeding principally upon large mammals, but also small mammals, birds, and first it was thought to inject a poison or an infectious agent and it was not untilmore than 50 years after the first Author: Clive A.

Spinage. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nash, T.A.M. (Thomas Arthur Manly), Africa's bane: the tsetse fly.

London, Collins, (OCoLC) Download Citation | The Tsetse Fly I: Africa’s Bane and Benefice | Almost contemporaneous with the rinderpest panzootic another calamity to ravage Africa was that caused by the tsetse fly. Similar items. The role of the trypanosomiases in African ecology: a study of the tsetse fly problem by: Ford, John, Published: () ; Tsetse flies in British West Africa by: Nash, T.A.M.

Published: () ; A naturalist on Lake Victoria: with an account of sleeping sickness and the tse-tse fly by: Carpenter, G. Hale Published: (). Tsetse Flies in Africa: Bane or Boon. DAVIDJ. ROGERS* SARAH E. RANDOLPH Department of Zoology University of Oxford South Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PS, England Abstract: This paper examines the changing perception of the role of the tsetse fly in the development of tropical Africa The trypanosomiases transmitted by this group of vector in.

This paper examines the changing perception of the role of the tsetse fly in the development of tropical Africa. The trypanosomiases transmitted by this group of vector insects historically prevented the establishment of mixed (i.e., arable and livestock) farming and thus the occurrence of an agricultural revolution within the potentially more productive humid zones of the by:   Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version.

Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or. (Ford ), where the dangers of tsetse fly and trypanosomiasis were neutralized and “Africa’s bane l1 (Nash ) was made a largely irrelevant consideration for economic prosperity. The contrast to the twentieth century, when the tsetse fly has been “one of the major obstacles to economic development” (Ormsby-Gore ), is clear’.Africa constitutes potential agricultural land which, when developed, could increase the existing cattle population by an additional million head.

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