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More than 40 hosts, belonging to 17 mammalian families and 7 mammalian orders are known to be parasitized by the itch mite, Sarcoptes scabiei (Fain, 1978).
Straw itch mite dermatitis caused by Pyemotes ventricosus: comparative aspects.
Entomologists later characterized the species of itch mite as P.
In 2004, a close relative of the North American straw itch mite, P.