Badger body lice, SEM

Badger body lice, SEM

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Credit: STEVE GSCHMEISSNER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Badger body lice. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of two badger body lice (Trichodectes melis) on badger hairs. This is the second most common ectoparasite (external parasite) of the badger. The louse bites the badger's skin and feeds on its blood. Magnification: x75 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

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