Just two species belonging to a single family and genus:
Haematomyzidae Haematomyzus elephantis Piaget, 1869 (from the Indian elephant) Haematomyzus hopkinsi Clay, 1963 (from the African wart-hog)
Containing clade(s): Phthiraptera
Clay, T (1963) "A new species of Haematomyzus Piaget (Phthiraptera, Insecta)." Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 141: 153-161. Ferris, G.F. (1931) "The louse of elephants, Haematomyzus elephantis Piaget (Mallophaga: Haematomyzidae)." Parasitology 23: 112-127.
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