The first finding of parasitic mite, Parasteatonyssus nyctinomi (Mesostigmata: Gamasina: Macronyssidae), in Namibia

Journal of the South African Veterinary Association


 
 
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Title The first finding of parasitic mite, Parasteatonyssus nyctinomi (Mesostigmata: Gamasina: Macronyssidae), in Namibia
 
Creator Orlova, Maria V. Laverty, Theresa M. Reeves, Will K. Gratton, Elena M. Davies, Mallory L.
 
Subject Biology; Parasitology; Chiropterology Parasteatonyssus nyctinomi; Macronyssidae; Tadarida aegyptiaca. Namibia; Egyptian free-tailed bat
Description Sixty-four individuals of a macronyssid mite, Parasteatonyssus nyctinomi (Zumpt, Patterson 1951), were identified from Egyptian free-tailed bats Tadarida aegyptiaca (É. Geoffroy 1818) (Chiroptera: Molossidae) captured in the Kunene region of Namibia (southern Africa). This is the first report on P. nyctinomi in the country.
 
Publisher AOSIS
 
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Date 2020-05-21
 
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Identifier 10.4102/jsava.v91i0.2002
 
Source Journal of the South African Veterinary Association; Vol 91 (2020); 3 pages 2224-9435 1019-9128
 
Language eng
 
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Coverage Namibia — —
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