Literature

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N. S. Brown1974The effect of louse infestation, wet feathers, and relative humidity on the grooming behavior of the domestic chicken
S. E. Bush, Clayton D. H.2018Anti-parasite behaviour of birds
D. H. Clayton, Koop, J. A. H., Harbison, C. W., Moyer, B. R., Bush, S. E.2010How Birds Combat Ectoparasites
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
D. H. Clayton, Walther B. A.2001Influence of host ecology and morphology on the diversity of Neotropical bird lice
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)
G. B. Goodman, Klingensmith, M. C., Bush, S. E., Clayton, D. H.2020The role of scratching in the control of ectoparasites on birds
B. L. Hart1990Behavioral adaptations to pathogens and parasites: Five strategies
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
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
S. Pilosof, Lareschi, M., Krasnov, B. R.2012Host body microcosm and ectoparasite infracommunities: arthropod ectoparasites are not spatially segregated
I. Tanaka1995Matrilineal distribution of louse egg-handling techniques during grooming in free-ranging Japanese macaques
I. Tanaka, Takefushi H.1993Elimination of external parasites (Lice) is the primary function of grooming in free-ranging Japanese macaques
P. Volf1991Polyplax spinulosa infestation and antibody response in various strains of laboratory rats
C. A. Weeks, Nicol, C. J., Titchener, R. N.1995Effects of the sucking louse (Linognathus vituli) on the grooming behaviour of housed calves
K. Zamma2002Leaf-grooming by a wild chimpanzee in Mahale
K. Zamma2002Grooming site preferences determined by lice infection among Japanese macaques in Arashiyama
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