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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 715481, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/715481
Research Article

Acaricidal Activity of Petroleum Ether Extract of Leaves of Tetrastigma leucostaphylum (Dennst.) Alston against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus

1Department of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Pookode,Wayanad, Kerala 673 576, India
2Department of Veterinary Parasitology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Pookode,Wayanad, Kerala 673 576, India
3Entomology Laboratory, Division of Veterinary Parasitology, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Uttar Pradesh 243 122, India

Received 29 July 2014; Revised 7 October 2014; Accepted 13 October 2014; Published 10 November 2014

Academic Editor: Nirbhay K. Singh

Copyright © 2014 T. P. Adarsh Krishna et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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