Sarcoptes scabiei Sarcoptes sca·bi·e·i (skā'bē-ē'ī)
The itch mite, varieties of which affect humans and various animals and cause scabies and mange.
Adopting M. Mgnins classification they are sarcoptes scabiei, var.
To the invasion of the cutaneous structures by an animal parasite, the sarcoptes scabiei (acarus scabiei).
Our animal, which a small lens makes very distinct, has been more than once confounded with the sarcoptes scabiei.
sarcoptes scabiei not only attacks man but also occurs on a large number of mammals.