Melophagus


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Noun1.Melophagus - an arthropod genus of wingless flies including the sheep kedMelophagus - an arthropod genus of wingless flies including the sheep ked
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Hippoboscidae, Hippoboscidae - winged or wingless dipterans: louse flies
Melophagus Ovinus, sheep ked, sheep tick, sheep-tick - wingless fly that is an external parasite on sheep and cattle
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Dos casos de infestacion humana producida por Melophagus ovinus (Diptera, Hipobosciidae).
melophagi sequenced from Melophagus ovinus sheep keds (GenBank accession no.
En cuanto a los parasitos externos, la inspeccion de los rebanos demostro que unicamente existen dos que son comunes en el area tzotzil: el melofago o falsa garrapata (Melophagus ovinus) que es una mosca que no tiene alas, y el piojo de los ovinos (Damalinia ovis).