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            Medical Ectoparasites Links    and   Species list of all human Ectoparasites                

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General Sites  Iowa State Medical Entomology

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FIND LINKS UNDER THE FOLLOWING HEADINGS 1-8

Insecta

1. PHTHIRAPTERA  Pediculidae including: 2. PEDICULUS  & PHTHIRUS PUBIS 
3. Siphonaptera 4. Diptera,  

Arachnida

5. Acarina,   6. MITES:
7. Sub-order Ixodidae, 8.Sub-Order Sarcoptiformes. Scabies

OthersAnnelida (Leeches)

Insecta

Siphonaptera                                                                               Pulex irritans

Pulicidae: Pulex irritans, Xenopsylla cheopis

Ectopsyllidae or Tungidae: Tunga penetrans:                                     

GENERAL PAGES

PHTHIRAPTERA

PEDICULOSIS    PHOTOLINK

The National Pediculosis Association

Anoplura

 

Lice and their control   

Schoolnurse.com Head lice from a scientific viewpoint

 Human head lice

Head Lice Information Sheet

Assoc Professor Rick Speare

Dept of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
James Cook University
Townsville AUSTRALIA 4811

Description and Biology of Pediculus humanus capitis

Photograph of adult head louse

Photograph of 'nits' eggs on curly hair (Utah)

PHTHIRUS PUBIS

Crab lice (Phthirus pubis)




Pediculosis pubis

in


Handbook of Dermatology & Venereology (Social Hygiene Handbook - 2nd Edition )
Dr. W.M. CHEUNG

 

Treatment

 

FDA on Lindane

Quality colour photo

Phthirus pubis

Iowa State

 

 

Insecta    

Natural History Museum U.K. New link to be added

Diptera, Brachycera     

Diptera Nematocera   

Diptera, Cyclorrhapha

Hemiptera  Cimicidae

Callophiridae
Auchmeromyia spp., Calliphora spp., Callitroga spp., Chrysomyia spp.,Cordylobia spp., Lucilia spp., Phormia spp.
Gastrophillidae: Gastrophilus spp.
Sarcophagidae: Sarcophaga and Wohlfahrtia spp.
Oestridae: Hypoderma spp., Oestrus spp. Oestridae: Dematobia spp.
Arachnida

Order Acarina:

Sub-order Ixodidae (The ticks). Family Argasida       Link to be added

(See Zoonoses page).                                                  

 

Sub-Order Sarcoptiformes.

(See my Zoonoses page). 

Morphology and Biology of the Scabies Mite Handbook of Dermatology & Venereology (Social Hygiene Handbook - 2nd Edition )

New York State Department of Health Communicable Disease Fact Sheet Scabies

PICTURES Sarcoptes scabiei

Link to be replaced

PHOTOLINK Sarcoptes scabiei

Link to be replaced

Treatment: Sarcoptes scabiei

Link to be replaced

MITES:       Ohio State Univ:         Apperson and Waldvogel:      
Annelida     Leeches

Species list of all human Ectoparasites

Limnatus africana

Gastrophilus intestinalis

Hypoderma bovis

Hypoderma lineata

Dermatobia hominis

Callitroga hominivorx

Cordylobia anthopophaga

Pulex irritans

Ceratophyllus gallinae

Pediculus humanis

Phthirus pubis

Tunga penetrans

Argas persicus

Otobius megnini

Ornithodoros moubata

Haemophsalis leporipalustris

Ixodes spp.

Dermacentor spp.

Sarcoptes scabiei

Ornithonyssus bacoti  

Ornithonyssus sylviarum

Ornithonyssus bursa

Trombicula spp.

Demodex follicularum

Cimex lectularius

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Dr. Clive Bennett 1998 and 1999 and 2013

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