Taxon profile


Menacanthus pici (Denny, 1842)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Phthiraptera »  family Menoponidae - bird lice »  genus Menacanthus

Scientific synonyms

Menopon pici Denny, 1842
Menacanthus benii Carriker, 1967
Menacanthus bruneri Carriker, 1967
Menacanthus caquetae Carriker, 1967
Menacanthus ceophloeus Carriker, 1967
Menacanthus chocoanus Carriker, 1967
Menopon colaptis Durrant, 1908
Picacanthus dryobates Eichler, 1953
Menacanthus hoffmanm Carriker, 1967
Menacanthus koreae Carriker, 1967

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Menacanthus pici dryobates (Eichler, 1953)
subspecies Menacanthus pici pici (Denny, 1842)
subspecies Menacanthus pici picorum (Eichler, 1953)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [278911]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Menacanthus pici (Denny, 1842)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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