Psoroptes

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Psoroptes

(sō-rop'tēz),
A genus of itch or mange mites (family Cheyletidae), including the species Psoroptes cuniculi (the scab mite of rabbits), Psoroptes equi (the mange or body mite of horses), and Psoroptes ovis (the common scab mite of sheep and cattle).
[G. psōra, itch]
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aucheniae roedores, especies silvestres, alpacas, llamas Notoedres cati Sarna notoedrica o de la cabeza Psoroptes equi Acaros de la sarna Equinos, roedores, Psoroptes ovis psoroptica bovinos, ovinos, Psoroptes cuniculi c onejos Neotrombicula Acaros de la Equinos autumnalis N.