chewing louse

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The majority of studies of the biology of chewing lice have focused on species that parasitise domesticated birds and thus are of economic importance to poultry producers, such as parasites of Gallus gallus (Linnaeus, 1758): Menacanthus stramineus (Nitzsch, 1818), Lipeurus caponis (Linnaeus, 1758) and Goniocotes gallinae (De Geer, 1778); and parasites of Columba livia (Gmelin, 1789): Columbicola columbae (Linnaeus, 1758) and Colpocephalum turbinatum (Denny, 1842).
World checklist of chewing lice with host associations and keys to families and genera.
2003) found three species of ticks (Haemaphysalis punctata, Hyalomma lusitanicum, and Ixodes frontalis) and six species of chewing lice (Goniodes dispar, Cuclotogaster obscurior, Goniocotes obscurus, Menopon pallens, Menacanthus lyali and Columbicola columbae columbae) on wild red legged partridges.
Most of his experience has been with sheep scab, so that gets most of the book's attention, along with two other major ectoparasitic problems facing sheep production worldwide: blowfly strike and chewing lice.
The patent-pending, dual-action formula delivers superior results in killing fleas, ticks and chewing lice, it is the first formula available in retail products that deliver the synergistic protection provided by combining fipronil with a second active ingredient.
These patent-pending, dual-action formulas deliver superior results in killing fleas, ticks and chewing lice.
coli 8739 tended to be lower for birds infested with chewing lice than those without chewing lice, and male birds had lower microbicidal capacity than females in the case of Staphylococcus aureus.