Parasitos de animais silvestres no Rio Grande do Sul. I - Piolhos de alguns Anseriformes

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2005
Authors:J. Guilherme Brum, Coimbra, M. A. A., Albano, A. P. N., Paulsen, R. Maria Mass
Journal:Arquivos do Instituto Biologico São Paulo
Pagination:261 - 262
Date Published:2005

The authors report for the first time in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the parasitism of the menoponid lice Dicteisia tristis on the southern screamer (Chauna torquata), Holomenopon brevithoracicum on the black-necked swan (Cygnus melancoryphus) andHolomenopon leucoxanthum on the rosy-billed pochard (Netta peposaca), all hosts from the Order Anseriformes.

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