Chorioptes Bovis Flashcards Preview

My Parasit Exam 2 > Chorioptes Bovis > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chorioptes Bovis Deck (15):
1

order

acari

2

common name

chorioptic mange mite
foot and leg mange

3

hosts

all equids and ruminants

4

adult identification

4 pairs of legs
females have suckers on 1,2, and 4
males have suckers on 1,2,3,and 4

5

life cycle

mites feed on skin surface

6

does this mite pierce skin?

no

7

PPP

10d

8

site of infection

distal parts of limbs

9

pathogenesis

lesions on distal parts of limbs

10

clinical signs

movement of mites cause irritation

11

diagnosis

skin scraping

12

adult size

less than 1mm

13

legs may have ____ or _____

claws or suckers

14

mites can be either ____ or _____

burrowing or non burrowing

15

treatment

MCL's