Hohorstiella lata

Hohorstiella lata

a pigeon louse.
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Hohorstiella lata also they are generalist ie in all parts of the body according to the following percentage: 12.
Indeed, we have identified seven species of ectoparasites: the mites which are: Ornithonyssus bursa (haematophagous mites), Falculifer sp (feather mites) and Cnemidocoptes laevis colombae (Gale plucking) with four species of lice; Columbicola columbae; Campanulotes bidentatus, Hohorstiella lata (pigeon lice) and Physconelloides eurysema (chicken lice and some columbidae).
Table : Adult parasitic index (n = 50) Ectoparasite species Infested Prevalence (%) Abundance intensity hosts Columbicola columbae 50 100 11,1 9,1 Physconegoides euzysema 08 16 6,66 11,5 Campanuktes bidentatus 09 18 7,32 13,45 Hohorstiella lata 07 14 9,25 11,2 Ornithonyssus bursa 10 20 8,33 10,5 Falculifer sp 06 12 5,5 10,7 Cnemidocoptes sp 08 16 4,2 7,71