External parasites of poultry: Tests indicate malathion may prove to be effective control for common external parasites of poultry
California Agriculture 9(1):13-13.
Published January 01, 1955
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External parasites most commonly infesting poultry in California include the northern fowl mite, the common poultry mite, several kinds of lice—and the chicken tick, which is often called the blue-bug in spite of the fact that it is a true tick.