How to use Louse in a sentence
The female louse lays around 6 eggs a day, firmly attached to the hair shaft close to the scalp.
Enderlein has recently shown that the jaws of the Hemiptera can be recognized in a reduced condition in connexion with the louse's proboscis, the modification is so excessive that the group certainly deserves ordinal separation.
Failure to transmit nerve impulses ultimately results in paralysis of the louse.
In shape it is rather squat, hence the common name, crab louse.
This makes the use of molecular data vital for reconstructing louse phylogeny at this taxonomic level.Advertisement
During the Russian revolution, it is thought that three million people died from louse borne typhus.
In return for your help, please feel free to enjoy this recipe for wood louse sauce.
After the nit has hatched, the young louse is a pale yellow color.
Using a substance that works by poisoning the central nervous system will not be effective in killing the louse.
Chronic head lice is an epidemic that is not only frustrating, but also discouraging, as patients seeking relief and riddance of the head louse seem to fight a never-ending battle.Advertisement
If you have treated head louse with products such as Nix Shampoo or other chemical or toxin-free products and have still found little relief, it may be time to treat the lice by hand.
If you suffer from head louse or have a condition to treat, read on for some natural tips and useful cures.
Most common in environments where small children are present; lice, or head louse, are the human version of the pesky canine flea.
How to recognize head lice The adult head louse is a small gray or brown insect, about the size of a match head.
Preventing head louse infection insecticides must not be used for " prophylaxis " of head louse infection.Advertisement
Preventing head louse infection insecticides must not be used for " prophylaxis " of head louse infection insecticides must not be used for " prophylaxis " of head louse infection.
Malcolm quoted a sample menu - snail soup, fried sole with wood louse sauce, mutton with wireworm sauce, moths on toast.
During her one-month lifespan a female louse may lay more than 100 eggs.
An adult louse may be visible as movement on the scalp, especially around the ears, nape of the neck, and centerline of the crown, the warmest parts of the head.
Lindane is absorbed into the louse's central nervous system, causing seizures and death.Advertisement
If you have been affected by a lice infestation or have a small child who has been exposed to head louse from an educational or recreational environment, treating the louse is the first step in ridding them.
You need your usual shampoo, ordinary conditioner and a louse detection comb.
An understanding of mechanics of louse transmission may reveal the basis for host specificity among lice and other ectoparasites.
The louse of monkeys is now generally considered as forming a separate genus (Pedicinus), but the greater part of those infesting domestic and wild quadrupeds are mostly grouped in the large genus Haematopinus, and very rarely is the same species found on different kinds of animals.
The irritation is caused by the rostrum of the insect being inserted into the skin, from which the blood is rapidly pumped up. A third human louse, known as the crab-louse (Phthirius pubis) is found amongst the hairs on other parts of the body, particularly those of the pubic region, but probably never on the head.Advertisement