Three previous and five new records of the domestic sheep bot, Oestrus ovis, from the bighorn sheep are given. The life history and descriptions of adult and larval forms are presented. The significance of the occurrence of the parasite in the abnormal host is discussed.
|Publication Subtype||Journal Article|
|Title||The occurrence of Oestrus ovis L. (Diptera: Oestridae) in the bighorn sheep from Wyoming and Montana|
|Series title||Journal of Parasitology|
|Publisher||American Society of Parasitologists|
|Contributing office(s)||National Wildlife Health Center|
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