The Colpocephalum (Mallophaga: Menoponidae) of the Pelecaniformes

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1967
Authors:R. D. Price
Journal:Canadian Entomologist
Pagination:273 - 280
Date Published:1967
Keywords:mtax, PHP

Five species of the genus are discussed and illustrated, including a new species, C. occidentalis from Pelecanum occidentalis. The lectotype is designated for C. unciferum Kellogg, fixing the type host as Pelecanus erythrorhynchos. A key is given to the species.

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