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Louse

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Louse (plural: lice) is the common name for members of over 3,000 species of wingless insects of the order Phthiraptera; three of which are classified as human  ...

Introduction to the Phthiraptera

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The Phthiraptera are the lice; this one, the human head louse Pediculus capitis, was ... Since the Phthiraptera as we know them today are restricted to birds and ...

ADW: Phthiraptera: CLASSIFICATION

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Phthiraptera. Facebook. Twitter. KingdomAnimaliaanimals. Animalia: information (1) ... OrderPhthiraptera · Phthiraptera: pictures (4). FamilyBoopiidae. Family ...

Phthiraptera Images @ Insect Images

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Phylum: Arthropoda. Subphylum: Atelocerata. Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta). Infraclass: Neoptera. Subclass: Pterygota. Order: Phthiraptera ...

Phthiraptera - Amateur Entomologists' Society

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Phthiraptera. Lice are wingless ectoparasites. There are two main kinds of lice in the order Phthiraptera. These are the biting lice, which are most often found on ...

Phthiraptera - Wiktionary

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Phthiraptera. Definition from Wiktionary, the ... Phthiraptera. A taxonomic order within the ... Phthiraptera on Wikispecies. Phthiraptera on Wikimedia Commons.

Insecta, Phthiraptera - Illinois Natural History Survey

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lice (Insecta: Phthiraptera). Lyal's study of the morphology of lice indicated that chewing/ biting lice (Mallophaga) are paraphyletic with respect to sucking lice ...

Associations between chewing lice (Insecta, Phthiraptera) - SciELO

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Associations between chewing lice (Insecta, Phthiraptera) and albatrosses and petrels (Aves, Procellariiformes) collected in Brazil. Associações entre malófagos  ...

Phthiraptera - Oxford Dictionaries

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Definition of Phthiraptera in English: plural noun. Entomology. An order of insects that is sometimes applied, comprising both the sucking lice and the biting lice.

Phthiraptera - Wikispecies

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Apr 19, 2015 ... 2014: Chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Amblycera and Ischnocera) from wild birds in southern Vietnam, with descriptions of two new species.

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Phthiraptera

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Phthiraptera. Parasitic Lice / Biting Lice / Sucking Lice. The name Phthiraptera is derived from the Greek "phthir" meaning lice and "aptera" meaning wingless.

Phthiraptera - Tree of Life Web Project

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Introduction. Lice belong to the order Phthiraptera, and are the only truly parasitic group amongst the exopterygote insects. As permanent ectoparasites of most ...

Phthiraptera.info

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Lice (Insecta: Phthiraptera) are permanent, obligate ectoparasites of birds and mammals. Three of the suborders (Amblycera, Ischnocera and Rhynchophthirina ) ...

Phthiraptera - Taxonomy and Systematics at Glasgow - University of ...

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Lice belong to the order Phthiraptera, and are the only truly parasitic group amongst the exopterygote insects. As permanent ectoparasites of most birds and  ...

Phthiraptera - lice

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Phthiraptera: lice. Characteristics Lice are small, wingless insects that are parasites of birds and mammals. They are usually less than 10 millimetres in length ...