Taxon profile


Menacanthus pusillus (Nitzsch, 1866)

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

Scientific synonyms

Menopon pusillum Nitzsch, 1866
Menacanthus andalus Soler Cruz, Benitez Rodriguez & Alcantara Ibanez, 1982
Menacanthus campestris Fedorenko, 1979

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Menacanthus pusillus hispanicus Soler Cruz, Benítez Rodríguez & Alcántara Ibánez, 1982
subspecies Menacanthus pusillus montanus Fedorenko & Kharambura, 1980
subspecies Menacanthus pusillus pusillus (Nitzsch, 1866)
subspecies Menacanthus pusillus trivialis Zlotorzycka, 1973

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [278917]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Menacanthus pusillus (Nitzsch in Giebel, 1866)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Menacanthus pusillus (Nitzsch, 1866)]

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