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Table 1 Measurements of male and female lice collected from Ciconia nigra

From: Presence of one ecto- and two endoparasite species of the black stork (Ciconia nigra) in Portugal

Measurement
(mm)
Males (n = 10) Females (n = 7)
Minimum Maximum Average Minimum Maximum Average
Cephalic length 0.57 0.67 0.61 0.68 0.77 0.74
Cephalic width 0.74 0.83 0.79 0.82 0.94 0.90
Thoracic length 0.39 0.46 0.43 0.45 0.52 0.48
Thoracic width 0.54 0.69 0.62 0.72 0.84 0.78
Abdominal length 1.15 1.39 1.30 1.62 2.13 1.91
Abdominal width 0.78 1.08 0.96 0.93 1.28 1.20
Total length 2.11 2.52 2.34 2.75 3.42 3.13