|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication:||2020|
|Authors:||A. E. - A. S. S. Desoky|
|Journal:||Open Access Journal of Biogeneric Science and Research|
|Type of Article:||Short communication|
|Keywords:||Dermanyssus sp, Ornithonyssius bacoti, Rattus r frugivoru, Xenopsylla cheopis|
The present study was carried out to study ectoparasites infesting the white bellied rat, Rattus rattus frugivorus captured from the houses at Sohag region, Sohag Governorate, Egypt. The results showed that found two species of mites Ornithonyssus bacoti & Dermanyssus sp., infested the white bellied rat which captured from the study area. Also, the study of ectoparasites from insects show that two species of fleas were Xenopsylla cheopis & Pulex irritans and two of lice was polyplax spinulosa & Haplopleura oenonydis infested the captured rats.
A Study on Ectoparasites Associated on the White Bellied Rat, Rattus rattus frugivorus Captured from the Houses at Sohag Region, Sohag Governorate, Egypt