Nasal Mites Parasitic in Nasal and Upper Skull Tissues in the Baboon (Papio sp.)

Science  24 Jul 1970:
Vol. 169, Issue 3943, pp. 372-373
DOI: 10.1126/science.169.3943.372


Nasal mites (Rhinophagus sp.) were found within the mucosal and submucosal nasal tissues and bone marrow of the upper skull in two of five adult baboons (Papio sp.).