Miscellaneous Mite Infections of Wild Lagomorphs

Summary Information
Diseases / List of Parasitic Diseases / Disease summary
Alternative Names See also:
Disease Agents Mites
Infectious Agent(s) Mites: Acarina (Order)
Non-infectious Agent(s) --
Physical Agent(s) --
General description
  • In addition to mites associated with skin disease in lagomorphs, the mites listed below have been reported to occur on the hair or the skin of lagomorphs in North America. (D600.1.w1)
Further Information
Mites found on Ochotona spp.

Ochotona princeps - American pika


Mites found on Sylvilagus spp.


Associated Techniques
Host taxa groups /species
Disease Author Nikki Fox BVSc MRCVS (V.w103)
Referees Anna Meredith MA VetMB CertLAS DZooMed (Mammalian) MRCVS (V.w128); Richard Saunders BVSc BSc CertZooMed MRCVS (V.w121)

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