Solenopotes ferrisi (Fahrenholz)

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: 34

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Solenopotes ferrisi (Fahrenholz)


Solenopotes ferrisi (Fahrenholz) 

Ex Odocoileus virginianus  (white­tailed deer): TN, Blount Co., Cade’s Cove, 1983–1984 ( Hribar et al. 1986, Durden et al. 1997 a).

This sucking louse is widely distributed in North America as an ectoparasite of cervids, especially Odocoileus  spp. ( Kim et al. 1986, Durden & Musser 1994).