Ectoparasite Quiz -- Lab Only

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Ectoparasite Quiz -- Lab Only - Quiz

Ectoparasites for Lab only. Please let me know if I have any errors. <3 Good Luck!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This is the biting louse of cattle. There are two acceptable answers :)
  • 2. 
    Give the scientific name for the most common type of flea.
  • 3. 
    Cigar shaped. Give the scientific name space once then give common name (common name is two words)
  • 4. 
    Give the scientific name for the "American Dog Tick"
  • 5. 
    Give the scientific name for the chewing/biting louse of Dogs
  • 6. 
    *¨*•♫♪¨*•♫* Away in the Mange Mite no skin for a bed... (just trying to get into the holiday spirit....hehe) Give my scientific name. :)
  • 7. 
    Give the scientific name for the SUCKING louse of cattle Notice smaller head compared with BITING louse. Think "Biting Lice have bigger heads to have room for teeth, sucking have smaller heads because the don't need room for teeth just little suckers" :)
  • 8. 
    Similar looking to the sucking louse in cattle (previous question), give the scientific name for the sucking louse in swine
  • 9. 
    Give the scientific name of the "Lone Star Tick"
  • 10. 
    Hi I am Felix the flea. I am not as common as the feline flea. Studying for drugs, I seem to have forgotten my scientific name. Can you list it below please?
  • 11. 
    You would find me doing an ear swab. :) Give my scientific name.
  • 12. 
    My friends call me Rocky You can call me Mr. Rocky Mountain Wood Tick OR my scientific name.....  if you can remember it.
  • 13. 
    Give scientific name for the Brown Dog Tick
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