Sarcoptes

noun
Sar·​cop·​tes | \ sär-ˈkäp-(ˌ)tēz How to pronounce Sarcoptes (audio) \

Medical Definition of Sarcoptes

: a genus of whitish itch mites that is the type genus of the family Sarcoptidae

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“Sarcoptes.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Sarcoptes. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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