Menopon


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Noun1.Menopon - chicken liceMenopon - chicken lice        
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
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While 57 black partridges (35 domesticated and 22 wild) were infested by 7 species of lices (Coculogaster heterographus, Brueelia coquimbana, Menacanthus stramineus, Genero columbicola, Menopon gallinae, Lipeurus caponis, Goniodes gigas), four species of mites (Tyroglyphus spp.
Examples of Mallophaga lice include Menopon gallinae (fowl louse), Menacanthus stramineus (chicken and turkey louse), Bovicola spp.
Estudios realizados indican que tanto ectoparasitos como Menacanthus stramineus, Menacanthus cornutus, Menopon gallinae, al igual que Lipeurus lawrensis, tropicalis, Lipeurus caponis, Goniocotes gallinae, Goniodes gigas, Goniodes dissimilis, Cuclotogaster heterographus, Cnemidocoptes mutans, son de frecuente presentacion en este tipo de aves (Ugochukwu & Omije 1986; Trivedi et al.
Se examinaron 110 aves, identificandose 10 especies de piojos: Menacanthus stramineus 80%, Menopon gallinae 51%, Lipeurus caponis 43%, Goniocotes gigas 32%, Goniocotes gallinae 15%, Goniodes dissimilis 4%, Colpocephalum sp.
8% correspondio a piojos malofagos de la especie Columbicola columbae, seguido de Menopon gallinae (48.