Dermanyssus gallinae

Dermanyssus gallinae
The red hen-mite, a parasite of chickens, pigeons, and other birds; it sometimes attacks humans and causes an itching eruption, especially in sensitized individuals. SYN: Acarus gallinae. [derm- + G. nysso, to prick; L. gallina, hen]

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