Ornithonyssus sylviarum

Ornithonyssus sylviarum

The northern fowl mite. Its bite may cause an itchy rash, esp. prevalent in owners of infected farm animals or pets.
See also: Ornithonyssus
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A gallery of the key characters to ease identification of Dermanyssus gallinae (Acari: Gamasida: Dermanyssidae) and allow differentiation from Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Acari: Gamasida: Macronyssidae).
(1981) Northern fowl mite, Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Acari: Macronyssidae), ingests large quantities of blood from White Leghorn hens.
(2012) Arrhenotoky and oedipal mating in the northern fowl mite (Ornithonyssus sylviarum) (Acari: Gamasida: Macronyssidae).
Temporal changes in distribution, prevalence and intensity of northern fowl mite (Ornithonyssus sylviarum) parasitism in commercial caged laying hens, with a comprehensive economic analysis of parasite impact.
Sixteen out of 20 wild grey partridges were infested with two species of lice (Brueelia coquimbana and Coculogaster heterographus), two species of mites (Dermanyssus gallinae and Ornithonyssus sylviarum) and three species of ticks (Haemaphysalis leporispalustris, Ixodes pacificus and Amblyomma maculatum).
Seventeen of 22 wild black partridges were infested with three mite species (Tyroglyphus spp, Dermanyssus gallinae and Ornithonyssus sylviarum), two tick species (Amblyomma americanum and Ixodes pacificus) and one flea species (Pullex irritans).
Macronyssidae * Ornithonyssus bacoti * Rodents These are nonburrowing (worldwide) and small mites that * Ornithonyssus bursa marsupials can survive for longer (tropical areas) and * Birds periods of time in the Ornithonyssus sylviarum environment (hence (Australia, New Zealand, they can be transmitted and temperate zones of by fomites).
Ectoparasites included ticks, Ixodidae; mites, Ornithonyssus sylviarum; fleas, Psyttopsylla mexicana; lice, Paragoniocotes mexicanus, Heteromenopon sp, and Psittacobrosus sp; and bugs, Ornithocoris sp.
mite (Ornithonyssus sylviarum) in that nest will be presented.
Artificial feeding of northern fowl mites, Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Canestrini and Fanzago) (Acari: Macronyssidae), through membranes.
Among the species of mites described affecting the industrial egg production in Brazil, hematophagous mites as Dermanyssus gallinae (Acari: Dermanyssidae) (De Geer, 1778) known as Poultry Red Mite and Ornithonyssus sylviarum (Acari: Macronyssidae) (Canestrini & Fanzago, 1877), known as Northern Fowl Mite, are of great importance.