Taxon profile


Myrsidea rustica (Giebel, 1874)

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

Scientific synonyms

Menopon rusticum Giebel, 1874
Nitzschia femuralis Kistiakowsky, 1926


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Intertaxon relationships

host: Hirundo rustica Linnaeus, 1758 - Barn Swallow

Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Myrsidea rustica (Giebel, 1874)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [279007]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Myrsidea rustica (Giebel, 1874)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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