[Morphological anomalies in lice (Anoplura, Hoplopleuridae)]

Wiad Parazytol. 1991;37(1):119-21.
[Article in Polish]


Remarkable morphological anomalies were observed in a female of Hoplopleura capitosa found on Mus musculus caught in Niemirówek, the Tomaszów district (Poland). The anomalies concerned the shape and chaetotaxis of some parapleural plates on the abdomen, constitute one of the basic taxonomical features of Anoplura.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Abdomen / abnormalities*
  • Animals
  • Anoplura / anatomy & histology*
  • Congenital Abnormalities / veterinary*
  • Female
  • Mice / parasitology*
  • Poland