Pedicinus

Pedicinus

a genus of lice that infests monkeys. Members of the family Pediculidae.

Pedicinus eurygaster
found on macaques.
Pedicinus mjobergi
found on howler monkeys.
Pedicinus obtusus
found on leaf and green monkeys and baboons.
Pedicinus patas
found on colobus monkeys.
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JX070558) (online Technical Appendix Table 1); phylogenetic analysis of Cytb identified the louse as a relative of lice of the genus Pedicinus (Figure 2, panel A).
Diagnosis and therapy of Pedicinus obtusus Infection on Macaca mulatta.