Megninia

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Megninia

a genus of feather mites in the family Analgesidae. Considered to be nonpathogenic but may cause depluming itch on rare occasions.

Megninia columbae
found on pigeons.
Megninia cubitalis
found on fowl.
Megninia ginglymura
found on fowl.
Megninia phasiani
found on pheasants and peacocks.
Megninia velata
found on ducks.
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The species Megninia ginglymura (Megnin 1877) has already presence notified in the states of Sao Paulo, Ceara, Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais, while Megninia cubitalis (Megnin 1877) it was already reported in Bahia, Rio Grande do Sul, Sao Paulo, Ceara and Minas Gerais (GUIMARAES et al.
Dynamics of the parasitic population: Megninia ginglymura Megnin (Acari; Analgidae) modeling criteria.
6% of inspected laying farms were infested by Megninia ginglymura (Megnin, 1877).
Dynamics of parasitic population: Megninia ginglymura Megnin (Acari: Analgidae): modelling criteria.