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Some Internal and External Parasites of the Redwinged Blackbird, Agelaius Phoeniceus Phoeniceus L., from Central Ohio, Including Descriptions of Three New Feather Mites

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Title: Some Internal and External Parasites of the Redwinged Blackbird, Agelaius Phoeniceus Phoeniceus L., from Central Ohio, Including Descriptions of Three New Feather Mites
Creators: Spory, Gerhard R.
Issue Date: 1965-03
Citation: The Ohio Journal of Science. v65 n2 (March, 1965), 49-59
Abstract: From sixty-one redwinged blackbirds that were collected and examined between 1962 and 1963, eighteen species of parasites were recovered. Seven species of parasites represent new host records. These are: the trematode Conspicuum icteridorum; the feather mites Strelkoviacarus critesi sp. n., Mesalges johnstoni sp. n., Proctophyllodes egglestoni sp. n., Dermoglyphus sp.; the nasal mite Speleognathus sp.; and the mallophagan Machaerilaemus laticorpus. Cited is a table containing previous published and unpublished records of parasites taken from redwinged blackbirds.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/5058
ISSN: 0030-0950
Rights: Reproduction of articles for non-commercial educational or research use granted without request if credit to The Ohio State University and The Ohio Academy of Science is given.
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