Mallophaga (Biting Lice) and Anoplura (Sucking Lice). Part II: Keys and Locality Lists of Mallophaga and Anoplura
- J. Linsley Gressitt
Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
Copyright © 1967 by the American Geophysical Union.
Entomology of Antarctica
How to Cite
Clay, T. and Moreby, C. (1967) Mallophaga (Biting Lice) and Anoplura (Sucking Lice). Part II: Keys and Locality Lists of Mallophaga and Anoplura, in Entomology of Antarctica (ed J. L. Gressitt), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR010p0157
- Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1967
Print ISBN: 9780875901107
Online ISBN: 9781118668696
- Biting lice;
- Sucking lice
Forty-two species of Mallophaga and four of Anoplura are recorded from Antarctica. Birds occurring in the area are known to be hosts to at least 60 species of Mallophaga. Keys are presented to all of these. Also included are host and locality records, some notes on synonymy, and a list of antarctic birds and mammals with the species of lice which parasitise them.