Eutrombicula

Eutrombicula

 [u″trom-bik´u-lah]
a subgenus of the mite genus Trombicula.E. alfreddugè´si (called also Trombicula alfreddugèsi) is the common chigger of the United States.

Eutrombicula

/Eu·trom·bic·u·la/ (u″trom-bik´ūl-ah) a subgenus of Trombicula; E. alfreddugèsi is the most common chigger of the United States.

Eutrombicula

a subgenus of mites in the mite genus Trombicula of the family Trombiculidae. See also chigger.

Eutrombicula alfreddugesi
the common chigger of the USA; called also Trombicula alfreddugesi. Causes dermatitis in most species.
Eutrombicula sarcina
causes leg itch and black soil itch of sheep, manifested by dermatitis on the lower limbs up to about the fetlock.
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Trombiculiasis caused by chigger mites Eutrombicula (Acari: Trombiculidae) in Peruvian alpacas.
Clothing impregnations of dibutylphthalate and permethrin as protectants against a chigger mite, Eutrombicula hirsti (Acari: Trombiculidae).
Other parasites include mites ("chiggers," Eutrombicula splendens), keds (Lipotena mazamae), gnats (midges, Culicoides spp.
Duration of attachment of the chigger, Eutrombicula lipovskyana (Trombiculidae) in mite pockets of Yarrow's spiny lizard, Sceloporus jarrovii (Phrynosomatidae) from Arizona.
Infestacion y distribucion corporal de la nigua Eutrombicula alfreddugesi (Acari: Trombiculidae) en el lacertilio de las rocas Sceloporus couchii (Sauria: Phrynosomatidae).
All of the noninfectious chigger larvae can cause scrub itch or trombidiosis with the American chigger mite, Eutrombicula alfreddugesi, being the most common culprit in the southern US.
Larvae of Eutrombicula alfreddugesi Oudemans are generalist parasites of amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and also humans (Daniel and Stekol'nikov, 2004).
The occurrence and levels of infestation by larvae of the chigger mite Eutrombicula alfreddugesi on the desert lizards Uma exsul and Uta stejnegeri were studied on the sand dunes of Viesca, Coahuila, Mexico.
The species of arthropods were the following: Acari, Laelapidae: Androlaelaps fahrenholzi (Berlese, 1911), Androlaelaps rotundus (Fonseca, 1935), Gigantolaelaps wolffshoni (Oudemans, 1910), Laelaps echidninus Berlese, 1887, Laelaps manguinhosi Fonseca, 1935, Laelaps paulistanensis Fonseca, 1935; Macronyssidae: Ornithonyssus bacoti (Hirst, 1913); Ixodidae: Ixodes loricatus Neumann,1899; Trombiculidae: Eutrombicula alfreddugesi (Oudemans, 1910).
1980; pine sawfly, Diprionidae, Simandl, 1992; and chigger mite, Eutrombicula alfreddugesi, Clopton and Gold, 1993).