A new species of Haematomyzus (Mallophaga: Haematomyzidae) off the bush pig, Potamochoerus porcus, from Ethiopia, with comments on lice found on pigs

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1988
Authors:K. C. Emerson, Price R. D.
Journal:Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington
Pagination:338 - 342
Date Published:1988
Keywords:mtax, PHP

A new species, Haematomyzus porci, is described and illustrated for specimens taken off the bush pig, Potomochoerus porcus, in Ethiopia; this represnts the third species described in this genus. The know data of eight species of lice found on pigs are also summerised.

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