body louse(redirected from Bodylice)
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A parasitic louse (Pediculus humanus subsp. humanus) that infests the clothes and body of humans and can transmit diseases such as typhus.
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body lousePediculus humanus corporis.
clothes louseSee: Pediculus humanus corporis
Phthirus inguinalis and Phthirus pubis; the louse that infests the pubic region and other hairy areas of the body. See: pediculosis
head lousePediculus humanus capitis. See: illustration
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body louseThe human ectoparasite, Pediculus humanus.
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