Dermanyssidae Kolenati, 1859

Bolger, Thomas, Arroyo, Julio & Piotrowska, Katarzyna, 2018, A catalogue of the species of Mesostigmata (Arachnida, Acari, Parasitiformes) recorded from Ireland including information on their geographical distribution and habitats, Zootaxa 4519 (1), pp. 1-220: 187

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4519.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2F1A769C-2649-462B-87E8-402F6A4AF35E

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1451AE6A-FF5F-6AB0-91BC-AD22FD80F801

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Plazi

scientific name

Dermanyssidae Kolenati, 1859
status

 

Family Dermanyssidae Kolenati, 1859 

Dermanyssus Dugès, 1834 

Dermanyssus gallinae (de Geer, 1878) 

• Original name: Acarus gallinae de Geer, 1878  .

• In: Mémoires pour servir à l’histoire des insects. Grefing & Hesselberg, Stockholm 7: 111.

Irish Records: A ubiquitous parasite of poultry and wild birds and very common in Ireland, often seen at bird post mortems ad in submitted specimens (Head of Regional Veterinary Laboratories pers. comm.).

Counties: Seems ubiquitous.