publication . Article . 2008

Two new records of chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae) on Leptotila megalura (Aves: Columbidae) from Argentina

Guardia Claps, Leonor;
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  • Published: 01 Nov 2008 Journal: Revista de la Sociedad Entomológica Argentina (issn: 0373-5680, eissn: 1851-7471, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Sociedad Entomológica Argentina
  • Country: Argentina
Abstract
Two species of chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae), Physconelloides ceratoceps Ewing and Columbicola gracilicapitis Carriker are recorded for the first time on Leptotila megalura Sclater & Salvin (“Large-tailed dove”) (Aves: Columbidae). In addition, C. gracilicapitis is recorded for the first time in Argentina. Dos especies de piojos masticadores (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae), Physconelloides ceratoceps Ewing y Columbicola gracilicapitis Carriker, son registradas por primera vez sobre Leptotila megalura Sclater & Salvin (“yerutí yungueña”) (Aves: Columbidae). Además, C. gracilicapitis es citada por primera vez para la Argentina. F...
Subjects
free text keywords: Ectoparasitos, Paloma, Columbicola, Physconelloides, Zoología, Ornitología, Entomología, Etología, Ciencias Biológicas, CIENCIAS NATURALES Y EXACTAS, Zoology, QL1-991
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publication . Article . 2008

Two new records of chewing lice (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae) on Leptotila megalura (Aves: Columbidae) from Argentina

Guardia Claps, Leonor;