Parasitology - External parasites lice

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Parasitology - External parasites lice
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2015-06-07 15:32:25
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External parasites lice
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  1. What are the two orders for lice and how are they differentiated
    • Anaplura
    • Mallophaga
    • Their morphology and habits
  2. This order contains sucking lice, larger, more pathogenic, slower moving
    Anaplura
  3. This order contains biting, chewing lice, smaller, mouth with mandible like parts.
    Mallophaga
  4. Lice hatch into tiny replicas of the adults this is called
    Incolmplete metamorphosis
  5. Most lice are host specific, if they are off the host then they will die. What is the exception of this rule
    Pediculus corporis the "human body louse" they cling to clothing.
  6. Term for an infestation of lice
    Pediculosis
  7. When people are unable to change clothes or bath, lice can transmit this
    Epidemic Typhus
  8. What are the colors for
    Adult lice
    lice eggs
    • Black
    • White
  9. What are the common lice for these species in the order Mallophaga
    Dogs, coyotes, wolves
    dogs, coyotes
    cats, bobcats, large cats
    horses
    • Trichodectes canis
    • Heterodoxus spiniger
    • Felicola subrostrata
    • Damalinia equine
  10. What is the common lice for dogs, foxes, coyotes, rabbits, ferrets, wolves, and cats in the order Anoplura
    Linognathus setosus
  11. What are nicknames for lice eggs
    • nits
    • louse eggs

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