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Pediculus  Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Serial No.: 186073

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderParaneoptera   
                               OrderPsocodea   
                                  SuborderAnoplura Leach, 1815 – sucking lice  
                                     FamilyPediculidae Leach, 1817  
                                        GenusPediculus Linnaeus, 1758  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Pediculus clavicornis Nitzsch, 1864  
                                           Species Pediculus humanus Linnaeus, 1758 – body louse, head louse 
                                           Species Pediculus mjobergi Ferris, 1916  
                                           Species Pediculus schaeffi Fahrenholz, 1910  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Lance A. Durden  
  Notes: Associate Professor and Associate Curator, Institute of Arthropodology & Parasitology, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia 30460, USA   
  Reference for: Pediculus    
       
  Expert: Vincent S. Smith  
  Notes: Wellcome Trust Junior Research Fellow, Graham Kerr Building, DEEB, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QQ. UK   
  Reference for: Pediculus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Mammal LouseBASE, database (version 05-Feb-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://r4-page.zoology.gla.ac.uk/MammalLouseBase/   
  Reference for: Pediculus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Pediculus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Durden, Lance A., and Guy G. Musser  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: The sucking lice (Insecta, Anoplura) of the world: a taxonomic checklist with records of mammalian hosts and geographical distributions   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, no. 218   
  Page(s): 90   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0090   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Pediculus   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Original description/citation, per Durden & Musser (1994): 'Systema Naturae, Edition X, p. 610'  
 

 

   

 
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