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Louse (plural: lice) is the common name for members of the order Phthiraptera, which contains nearly 5,000 species of wingless insect. Lice are obligate ...

Phthiraptera

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Mar 28, 2016 ... Phthiraptera. Parasitic Lice / Biting Lice / Sucking Lice. The name Phthiraptera is derived from the Greek "phthir" meaning lice and "aptera" ...

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 ) ...

Biting and Sucking Lice (Order: Phthiraptera) - Amateur ...

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Information on Biting and Sucking Lice (Order: Phthiraptera). Lice are wingless ectoparasites. Ectoparasites are parasites that live on the outside of their host.

Phthiraptera - Wiktionary

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Phthiraptera on Wikispecies. Phthiraptera on Wikimedia Commons. Phthiraptera on Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Phthiraptera at the Tree of Life ...

ADW: Phthiraptera: CLASSIFICATION

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

Evolutionary history of mammalian sucking lice (Phthiraptera ...

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Sucking lice (Phthiraptera: Anoplura) are obligate, permanent ectoparasites of eutherian mammals, parasitizing members of 12 of the 29 recognized mammalian ...

Phthiraptera - lice | Wildlife Journal Junior

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There are over 5,000 species in this order and over 1,000 species in North America. The species in this order are small, wingless insects. All of the species in ...

Phthiraptera Images @ Insect Images

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Columbicola columbae slender pigeon louse. Kansas Department of Agriculture. Oxylipeurus polytrapezius slender turkey louse. Kansas Department of ...

Phthiraptera - definition of Phthiraptera by The Free Dictionary

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1. pl. lice (līs) Any of numerous small, flat-bodied, wingless biting or sucking insects of the order Phthiraptera, which live as external parasites on birds and ...

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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 - 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 ...

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 ...