Pediculus humanus

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Human lice. The two human relevant varieties of Phthiraptera are:

While it has been said that only the later transmits a number of classic zoonoses associated with lice, actually there is evidence that this may not strictly be the case as Bartonella quintana have recently been isolated from head lice[1] :

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