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The first case of Leporacarus gibbus infestation in a rabbit from Poland

Wojciech Zygner and Olga Gójska-Zygner
From the journal Acta Parasitologica


This case report presents asymptomatic infestation with Leporacarus gibbus (formerly Listrophorus gibbus) in a pet rabbit. This is the first report of L. gibbus infestation in a pet rabbit from Poland. Previously, infestation in Poland had been detected only in hares.


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Received: 2017-9-18
Revised: 2017-11-19
Accepted: 2017-11-21
Published Online: 2018-1-17
Published in Print: 2018-3-26

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