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Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Hippoboscidae - louse flies »  genus Melophagus

Scientific synonyms

Melophagus ovina Linnaeus, 1758

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Trypanosoma melophagium Flu, 1908

host: Bison bonasus (Linnaeus, 1758) - European Bison, Ovis orientalis f. aries Linnaeus, 1758 - Domestic Sheep

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [61999]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [http://www.edvis.sk/diptera2009/] [as Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016
EN Šefrová H., Laštůvka Z. (2005): Catalogue of alien animal species in the Czech Republic, Acta univ. agric. et silvic. Mendel. Brun., LIII, No. 4, pp. 151-170 [as Melophagus ovinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 December 2018

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Explanations

i species introduced to area described by check-list