Literature

AuthorsYearTitlesort descending
D. H. Clayton, Moyer, B. R., Bush, S. E., Jones, T. G., Gardiner, D. W., Rhodes, B. B., Goller, F.2005Adaptive significance of avian beak morphology for ectoparasite control
S. E. Bush, Clayton D. H.2018Anti-parasite behaviour of birds
B. A. Mullens, Chen, B. L., Owen, J. P.2010Beak condition and cage density determine abundance and spatial distribution of northern fowl mites, Ornithonyssus sylviarum, and chicken body lice, Menacanthus stramineus, on caged laying hens
B. L. Hart1990Behavioral adaptations to pathogens and parasites: Five strategies
T. R. Kupfer, Fessler D. M. T.2018Ectoparasite defence in humans: relationships to pathogen avoidance and clinical implications
C. A. Weeks, Nicol, C. J., Titchener, R. N.1995Effects of the sucking louse (Linognathus vituli) on the grooming behaviour of housed calves
I. Tanaka, Takefushi H.1993Elimination of external parasites (Lice) is the primary function of grooming in free-ranging Japanese macaques
K. Zamma2002Grooming site preferences determined by lice infection among Japanese macaques in Arashiyama
A. Darolová, Hoi, H., Krištofík, J., Hoi, C.2001Horizontal and vertical ectoparasite transmission of three species of Mallophaga, and individual variation in european bee-eaters (Merops apiaster)
S. Pilosof, Lareschi, M., Krasnov, B. R.2012Host body microcosm and ectoparasite infracommunities: arthropod ectoparasites are not spatially segregated
D. H. Clayton, Koop, J. A. H., Harbison, C. W., Moyer, B. R., Bush, S. E.2010How Birds Combat Ectoparasites
D. H. Clayton, Walther B. A.2001Influence of host ecology and morphology on the diversity of Neotropical bird lice
K. Zamma2002Leaf-grooming by a wild chimpanzee in Mahale
I. Tanaka1995Matrilineal distribution of louse egg-handling techniques during grooming in free-ranging Japanese macaques
P. Volf1991Polyplax spinulosa infestation and antibody response in various strains of laboratory rats
N. S. Brown1974The effect of louse infestation, wet feathers, and relative humidity on the grooming behavior of the domestic chicken
N. Ishii, Kato, T., Uno, T., Tanaka, I., Kajigaya, H., Hayama, S. -ichi2017The Number of Louse Eggs on Wild Japanese Macaques (Macaca fuscata) Varies with Age, but Not with Sex or Season
G. B. Goodman, Klingensmith, M. C., Bush, S. E., Clayton, D. H.2020The role of scratching in the control of ectoparasites on birds
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