Haematobia


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Related to Haematobia: Haematobia irritans, Haematobia exigua
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Synonyms for Haematobia

European genus of bloodsucking flies

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Species of Haematobia are blood-sucking flies in the subfamily Stomoxyinae that regularly alight on mammalian hosts for a blood meal.
Mitzmain (1912), for example, reported the capture of 620 nymphs of Haematopinus tuberculatus from 1,800 Haematobia irritans exigua in a collection made over a 5-day period in the Philippines.
Therefore, it can be assumed, that adult lice of this species are too large to be transported by Haematobia irritans.
Recent investigations of artemether, a novel agent for the prevention of schistosomiasis japonica, mansoni and haematobia.