Haematopinus

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Haematopinus

(hē'mă-tō-pī'nŭs),
An important genus of sucking lice (family Haematopinidae) affecting swine and other domestic and wild animals; it is normally nonpathogenic. Haematopinus asini affects horses, mules, and asses; Haematopinus eurysternus and Haematopinus quadripertusus, cattle; and Haematopinus suis, swine.
[G. haima, blood, + L. pinus, pine tree]
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Presencia de Haematopinus tuberculatus (Burmeister, 1839) en Bubalus bubalis (Bufalo de la India) en la Provincia de Corrientes.
Lice outbreak in buffaloes: Evidence of Anaplasma marginale transmission by sucking lice Haematopinus tuberculatus. J Parasitol 99: 546-547.
Infestacion y distribucion de Haematopinus tuberculatus en bubalinos de Sao Luis, Estado do Maranhao, Brasil.
Four records from Durden (1990) are of Muscidae, namely: Mitzmain (1912): Haematopinus tuberculatus (Burmeister) (as H.