Melophagus


Melophagus
Me·loph·a·gus mə-'läf-ə-gəs n a genus of wingless hippoboscid flies that includes the sheep ked (M. ovinus)

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Me·loph·a·gus (mə-lofґə-gəs) a genus of wingless flies of the family Hippoboscidae. M. oviґnus, the sheep ked, is a common ectoparasite of sheep and goats.

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  • Melophagus — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Melophăgus — Melophăgus, Art der Lausfliegen, s.d., A) b) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Melophăgus — Melophăgus, s. Lausfliegen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Melophagus — Melophagus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Melophagus — noun an arthropod genus of wingless flies including the sheep ked • Syn: ↑genus Melophagus • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hippoboscidae, ↑family Hippoboscidae • Member Mero …   Useful english dictionary

  • melophagus — me·loph·a·gus …   English syllables

  • Melophagus ovinus — Pou du mouton …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Melophagus ovinus — illustration from British Entomology Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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