Hippobosca equina

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Noun1.Hippobosca equina - winged fly parasitic on horsesHippobosca equina - winged fly parasitic on horses  
hippoboscid, louse fly - bloodsucking dipterous fly parasitic on birds and mammals
genus Hippobosca, Hippobosca - type genus of the Hippoboscidae
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We found a very low percentage of Bartonella DNA-positive flies, in contrast to the very high prevalence (57 [88%] of 65 observed in Hippoboscidae adult flies (Lipoptena cervi and Hippobosca equina) collected from domestic cattle and wild roe deer in France (H.J.