Taxon profile


Chorioptes bovis (Hering, 1845)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Arachnida - arachnids »  order Astigmata »  family Psoroptidae »  genus Chorioptes

Scientific synonyms

Sarcoptes bovis Hering, 1845 o

Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Belgium, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, North America: Canada, United States of America, South America: Brazil, Asia: Israel

* List of countries might not be complete

Intertaxon relationships

host: Alces alces (Linnaeus, 1758) - Elk, Rangifer tarandus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Reindeer, Bison bonasus (Linnaeus, 1758) - European Bison, Gazella gazella gazella (Pallas, 1776) - Palestine mountain gazelle

Links and literature

CZ Kůrka A. (2005): České názvy živočichů VI. Pavoukovci (Arachnida). II. roztoči (Acari), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha [as Chorioptes bovis (Hering, 1845)]
Data retrieved on: 6 July 2013

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