mange mite


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Related to mange mite: Demodectic mange

mite

 [mīt]
any arthropod of the order Acarina except the ticks; they are characterized by minute size, usually transparent or semitransparent body, and other features distinguishing them from the ticks. They may be free living or parasitic on animals or plants, and may produce various irritations of the skin.
chigger mite (harvest mite) chigger.
itch mite (mange mite) Sarcoptes scabiei.

mange mite

Any mite of the families Sarcoptidae and Psoroptidae, which causes mange in many species of animals.
See: mange; scabies
See also: mite
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Goat keepers should therefore endeavor to provide dry beddings for animals so as to discourage rapid multiplication of mange mites in a farm.
Temeyer are developing a vaccine to protect cattle from scabies, a worldwide disease that can cause death in animals infested with mange mites.
External parasites of concern include fleas, ticks, mange mites and ear mites.
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One dog was always with me, either riding in the cab of the pickup or something, and from my contact with them and shampooing them, they gave these mange mites to me.