Menopon

Menopon
noun
chicken lice
Syn: ↑genus Menopon
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Mallophaga, ↑order Mallophaga
Member Meronyms: ↑chicken louse, ↑shaft louse, ↑Menopon palladum, ↑Menopon gallinae

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\\ˈmenəˌpän\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, perhaps from meno- (II) + Greek ponos pain
: a genus of bird lice that includes the shaft louse of poultry

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  • Menopon — A genus of biting lice (family Menoponidae, order Mallophaga) found on birds; it includes important pests that infect domestic fowl, such as M. gallinae (M. pallidum), the shaft louse of poultry, a light yellow louse about 1.7 to 2.0 …   Medical dictionary

  • menopon — men·o·pon …   English syllables

  • genus Menopon — noun chicken lice • Syn: ↑Menopon • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Mallophaga, ↑order Mallophaga • Member Meronyms: ↑ch …   Useful english dictionary

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  • shaft louse — noun a louse parasitic on poultry • Syn: ↑chicken louse, ↑Menopon palladum, ↑Menopon gallinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird louse, ↑biting louse, ↑louse • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chicken louse — noun a louse parasitic on poultry • Syn: ↑shaft louse, ↑Menopon palladum, ↑Menopon gallinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird louse, ↑biting louse, ↑louse • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Menoponidae — Female Menopon biseriatum Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

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