Prepared microscope slide: Arthropoda: Notoedres cati whole mount
Phylum: Arthropoda / Class: Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) / Subclass: Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831) / Infraclass: Acari (Nitzsch, 1818) (Mites and Ticks) / Superorder: Acariformes (Zakhvatkin, 1952) / Order: Sarcoptiformes (Reuter, 1909) / Suborder: Oribatida (Dugès, 1833) / Infraorder: Desmonomata (Woolley, 1973) / Group: Astigmata (Canestrini, 1891) / Superfamily: Sarcoptoidea (Murray, 1877) / Family: Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) (Itch mites) / Subfamily: Sarcoptinae (Murray, 1877) / Genus: Notoedres (Railliet, 1893) / Subgenus: Notoedres (Railliet, 1893) / Species: Notoedres cati (Hering, 1838). Synonym: Cat mange mite.
Condition Synonyms: Feline scabies, Notoedric scabies, head mange
Forensics Lab Supply Number 3862559.
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Tags: whole mount = w.m. = w. m.; parasite
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