haematophagous


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haematophagous

Bloodsucking.
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and the second group is represented by the mites: Ornithyssusbursa, Cnemidocopteslaeviscolomba are haematophagous mites; And Falculifer sp which are mites specific to feathers.
Haematophagous arthropod saliva and host defense system: a tale of tear and blood.
Corethrella appendiculata is facultatively haematophagous and thus females do not require a blood meal to lay their first batch of eggs.
Effect of parasitism by haematophagous mite on reproduction in the barn swallow.
The adaptive value of hatching towards the end of the night: lessons from eggs of the haematophagous bug Rhodnius prolixus.
Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus is the most important haematophagous ectoparasite of cattle (FORTES, 1993); it has larger geographic distribution and economic importance for producing- cattle countries in tropical and subtropical areas in the world.
N,N-Diethylphenylacetamide (DEPA): a safe and effective repellent for personal protection against haematophagous arthropods.
While they carried out their mission, Chagas made a number of observations on a haematophagous (blood-feeding) insect common to the area and popularly known as barbeiro (barber).
ABSTRACT: The deer ked (Lipoptena cervi) is a haematophagous ectoparasite of moose (Alces alces) and other cervids that commonly bites humans in Finland.
Trypanosomosis is a vector-borne inoculable infection, spread by haematophagous vectors including Glossina spp.
Effects of haematophagous ectoparasites on nestling house wrens: who pays the cost of parasitism?