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Image of <i>Sarcoptes scabiei</i> var. <i>hominis</i> (Linnaeus 1758)
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Mite

Sarcoptes scabiei (Linnaeus 1758)

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Sarcoptes scabiei (Mite) is a species of mites in the family itch mites. They are native to Ethiopia, The Nearctic, Asia, the Palearctic, Australia, The Neotropics, and Antarctica. They are solitary, crepuscular carnivores.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Mite. View this species on GBIF