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Psoroptes ovis

Taxonomy ID: 83912 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid83912)
current name
Psoroptes ovis (Hering, 1838)
homotypic synonym:
Psoroptes equi var. ovis
Genbank common name: sheep scab mite
NCBI BLAST name: mites & ticks
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Mitochondrial genetic code: Translation table 5 (Invertebrate Mitochondrial)
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Psoroptes cervinus
homotypic synonym:
Psoroptes equi var. cervinus
heterotypic synonym
Psoroptes cuniculi (Delafond, 1859)
homotypic synonym:
Psoroptes equi var. cuniculi
Psoroptes ovis var. cuniculi
heterotypic synonym
Psoroptes equi
homotypic synonym:
Psoroptes equi var. equi
heterotypic synonym
Psoroptes natalensis
homotypic synonym:
Psoroptes equi var. natalensis
common name(s) rabbit ear mite, scabies mite
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Eukaryota; Opisthokonta; Metazoa; Eumetazoa; Bilateria; Protostomia; Ecdysozoa; Panarthropoda; Arthropoda; Chelicerata; Arachnida; Acari; Acariformes; Sarcoptiformes; Astigmata; Psoroptidia; Sarcoptoidea; Psoroptidae; Psoroptes
   Entrez records   
Database name Direct links
Nucleotide 2,494
Protein 308
Genome 1
Popset 23
PubMed Central 230
Gene 13
SRA Experiments 25
Identical Protein Groups 161
BioProject 6
BioSample 29
Assembly 1
PubChem BioAssay -
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

Zahler et al. (2000)
Zahler,M., Hendrikx,W.M.L, Essig,A., Rinder,H. and Gothe,R. "Species of the genus Psoroptes (Acari: Psoroptidae): A taxonomic consideration" Experimental and Applied Acarology 24 (3): 213-225 (March 2000) [...On these grounds and on rules of priority P. cervinus Ward, 1915, P. cuniculi Delafond, 1859), P. natalensis Hirst, 1919 and P. ovis (Hering, 1838) are seen as synonyms of P. equi (Hering, 1838)]

Genome Information

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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