Menoponidae


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Menoponidae

[‚men·ə′pän·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of biting lice (Mallophaga) adapted to life only upon domestic and sea birds.
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Descriptions of new genera and species of mallophaga, together with keys to some related genera of Menoponidae and Philopteridae.
Este generico, que agrupa especies de las familias Pediculidae y Menoponidae del orden Phthiraptera, presenta dos especificos.