depluming

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depluming

removing the feathers of birds.

depluming itch
cnemidocopteslaevis gallinae. Called also depluming mite, depluming scabies.
depluming mite
cnemidocopteslaevis gallinae.
depluming scabies
see depluming itch (above).
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The life cycle of Cnemidocoptes gallinae (depluming mite, depluming itch mite) burrows into basal shafts of feathers to cause pruritus (Arends, 2003).