Haematopinus


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Haematopinus

(hē'mă-tō-pī'nŭs),
An important genus of sucking lice (family Haematopinidae) affecting swine and other domestic and wild animals; it is normally nonpathogenic. Haematopinus asini affects horses, mules, and asses; Haematopinus eurysternus and Haematopinus quadripertusus, cattle; and Haematopinus suis, swine.
[G. haima, blood, + L. pinus, pine tree]

Haematopinus

a genus of sucking lice in the order Phthiraptera.

Haematopinus asini
found on horses.
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Haematopinus asini. By permission from Pascoe R, Knottenbelt DC, Manual of Equine Dermatology, Saunders, 1999
Haematopinus bufali
found on buffalo.
Haematopinus eurysternus
found on cattle. Called also shortnosed cattle lice.
Haematopinus quadripertusus
found on cattle.
Haematopinus suis
the large pig louse.
Haematopinus trichechi
found on walrus.
Haematopinus tuberculatus
found on cattle, camel, yak and buffalo.
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Infestacion y distribucion de Haematopinus tuberculatus en bubalinos de Sao Luis, Estado do Maranhao, Brasil.
Damalinia) Piojo de las llamas breviceps Hematopinus eurysternus Hematopinus Piojo de la cola del quadripertusus ganado Hematopinus Piojo del bufalo tuberculatus Linognathus vituli Piojo nariz-larga del ganado o piojo azul de cabeza larga (en cabeza, pecho y perine) Solenopotes capillatus (en cabeza, cuello, hombros) Microthoracius sp Llamas (cabeza, cuello y flancos) Equinos Bovicola (Damalinia) Piojo mordedor del equi caballo Haematopinus asini Piojo chupador equino Porcinos Haematopinus suis Piojo del cerdo Ovinos y Bovicola ovis Piojo masticador del caprinos (Damalinia ovis) pelo de las ovejas Bovicola caprae Linognathus pedalis Piojo del pie de las ovejas.
Four records from Durden (1990) are of Muscidae, namely: Mitzmain (1912): Haematopinus tuberculatus (Burmeister) (as H.
Mitzmain (1912), for example, reported the capture of 620 nymphs of Haematopinus tuberculatus from 1,800 Haematobia irritans exigua in a collection made over a 5-day period in the Philippines.
That no adult lice were recorded in Mitzmain's case is understandable, given that the adult body length of Haematopinus tuberculatus is recorded as 3.
canis of fleas; Haematopinus eurysternus, Damalinia bovis and Linognathus vituli of lice; Psoroptes bovis and Sarcoptes scabei of mites; and Stomoxys calcitrans of flies.
Among the identified species of lice, Haematopinus spp.
Mixed infestations of Haematopinus with Linognathus (Gabaj et al.
The pig louse, Haematopinus suis, is a large blood sucking parasite commonly seen around the neck and ears.
suis Lice Haematopinus suis TABLE 20-5 Other Infectious Diseases of Swine.
Hall (1993) reported that the major external parasite attacking hogs in Missouri was the hog louse; Haematopinus suis (L.
Lice of domestic animals are largely host specific, hence, Haematopinus suis is specially recognized as a hog louse.