New Mallophaga Volume 1-3

New Mallophaga Volume 1-3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...marginal series of hairs; all the thoracic segments very dark, the ground color same as that of head and darker than that of abdomen; the lateral borders darkest. Legs concolorous with body, robust. Abdomen long-ovate, segments of equal lengths, a few long hairs in posterior angles, and dorsal surface with posterior margins of segments with single series of hairs set in faint pustulations; ventral surface with series of short fine hairs in small but distinct pustulations; last segment narrowly, flatly convex, with a fringe of fine uncolored hairs; whole abdomen smok)r but lighter than head and thorax; black lateral bands paling inwardly. Colpocephalum flavescens Nitzsch. (Plate lxxi, fig. 4.) Germar's Mag. Entomol., 1818, vol. iii, p. 298. Colpocephalum flavescens N., Nitzsch (ed. Giebel) Zeitsohr. f. ges. Naturwiss, 1861, vol. xvii, p. 522; Burmeister, Handb. d. Ent., 1835, vol. ii, p. 438; Denny, Monograph., Auoplur. Brit., 1842, p. 206, pi. xviii, tig. 2; Giebel, Insecta Epizoa, 1874, p. 262, pi. xiii, fig. 10; Piaget, Les Pediculines, 1880, p. 515, pi. xiii, rig. 10. Specimens which should probably he referred to this species from two Bald Eagles, Haliceetus leucocephalus, and an American Rough-legged HawkfArc/ubufeo lag-opus sancti-johannis (Lawrence, Kansas). The male figured by me measures: Body, length, 1.5 mm., width, .6 mm.; head, length.31 mm., width.53 mm. The species may be recognized by the strong distinct blotches and occipital bands and border of the head, and the transversal abdominal blotches. Colpocephalum subaequale Nitzsch. (Plate lxxii, fig. 1.) Germar's Mag. Entomol., 1818, vol. iii, p. 299. Colpocephalum subcequale N., Burmeister, Handb. d. Ent., 1835, vol. ii, p. 438; Giebel, Insecta Epizoa, 1874, p. 265, pi. xiii, figs....show more

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  • Paperback | 142 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236524225
  • 9781236524225