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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Quantitative PCR-based genome size estimation of the astigmatid mites Sarcoptes scabiei, Psoroptes ovis and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus.
Caused by the mite Psoroptes ovis, scab is one of the most contagious parasites of sheep.
Structure and function of the gnathosoma of the mange mite, Psoroptes ovis. Med Vet Entomol 16: 378-385.
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.
Raillietia caprae (acari: raillietidae) and Psoroptes ovis (Acari: Psoroptidae) in the ears of goats in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Southeast Brazil.
Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions to Psoroptes ovis and Der in sheep previously infested with P.
THE cause of sheep scab is the nonburrowing mite Psoroptes ovis, which at approximately 1mm in length is just visible to the naked eye.
Effect of infestation with psoroptes ovis on the nocturnal rubbing and lying behavior of housed sheep.
Resistance of the sheep scab mite Psoroptes ovis to propetamphos.
The distinction between sheep scab (Psoroptes ovis) and lice infestation (Bovicola ovis) is often difficult to recognise by clinical signs alone and a definitive laboratory diagnosis is critical for the appropriate course of treatment.
Identification of bacterial species associated with the sheep scab mite (Psoroptes ovis) by using amplified genes coding for 16S rRNA.
THE cause of sheep scab is the non-burrowing mite psoroptes ovis, which at approximately 1mm in length is just visible to the naked eye.