Ricinidae

Reeves, Will K., Durden, Lance A., Ritzi, Christopher M., Beckham, Katy R., Super, Paul E & Oconnor, Barry M., 2007, Ectoparasites and other ectosymbiotic arthropods of vertebrates in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA, Zootaxa 1392, pp. 31-68: 37

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273680

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:1BA23B6E-F96B-495C-B0C5-0AC99413D0C3

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E5278780-FFEB-FFCF-FF3B-5F4BFF5DFB12

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Ricinidae
status

 

Family Ricinidae 

All ricinid lice parasitize birds (Durden 2002)

Ricinus  sp.

Ex Junco hyemalis  (dark­eyed junco  ): NC, Haywood Co., Purchase Knob, 3 Jun. 2004, P. Super.

Junco hyemalis  is a host to at least 2 species of Ricinus ( Price et al. 2003)  .

Trochiliphagus lineatus (Osborn) 

Ex Archilochus colubris  (ruby­throated hummingbird): NC, Haywood Co., Cataloochee, 6 Jul. 2001, P. Super. Trochiliphagus lineatus  is a host­specific ectoparasite of the ruby­throated hummingbird ( Price et al.

2003).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Phthiraptera

Family

Ricinidae

Loc

Ricinidae

Reeves, Will K., Durden, Lance A., Ritzi, Christopher M., Beckham, Katy R., Super, Paul E & Oconnor, Barry M. 2007
2007
Loc

Ricinus (

Price et al. 2003
2003