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Demodex lacrimalis spec. nov. (Demodicidae: Trombidiformes) from the Meibomian glands of the European wood mouse Apodemus sylvaticus

Lukoschus, F.S. and Jongman, R.H.G.

1974 - Volume: 16 Issue: 2 pages: 274-281


Acari Demodex adaptation comparative study Demodex lacrimalis life cycle new species Netherlands Apodemus sylvaticus


Demodex lacrimalis sp.n. is described from the male, female, nymph and larva collected from the Meibomian glands of the eyelids of Apodemus sylvaticus in the Netherlands. Two other species of Demodex (D. longior Hirst and D. apodemi Hirst) are already known from hair follicles of this host [cf. RAE/B 6, p. 235].

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