Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Demodex gatoi

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_3798-1

Third feline Demodex species besides D. cati and an unnamed one. Treatment using ivermectin was successful.


Demodex Species 
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Further Reading

  1. Kano R et al (2012) Feline demodicosis by an unnamed species. Res Vet Sci P2:257–258CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Silbermayer K et al (2013) The first case of Demodex gatoi in Austria, detected with fecal flotation. Parasitol Res 112:2805–2810CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany