Originally described from domestic cattle in Sweden. The original types have been lost, and neotype male and neoparatypes taken from Bos taurus in Heidelberg, Germany, were designated and deposited in the Ludwig Collection, University of Heidelberg, Germany. [ex. Kim, K. C., Pratt, H. D., Stojanovich, C. J. 1986. The Sucking Lice of North America, p. 241: Pennsylvania State University]
Systema Naturae, Edition X
Taxon Citation Remarks:
Citation information points to the most recent interpretation of the taxon name (not the original, which is absent from the sucking louse checklist).