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.