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The biting louse Trichodectes jacobi is also known to infest polecats.
The louse Trichodectes vulpis specifically targets foxes, but is found infrequently.
The louse Trichodectes erminea is recorded in stoats living in Canada, Ireland and New Zealand.
However, in the late 19th century, the entire species was nearly destroyed by the plant louse phylloxera accidentally introduced to Europe from North America.
The pouch louse Piagetiella peralis, which occurs in the pouch and therefore cannot be removed by preening, is usually not a serious problem, even when present in such numbers that it covers the whole interior of the pouch, but sometimes inflammation and bleeding may harm the host.
Head louse is common among children because it can be so easily spread.
The head louse or Pediculous humanus capitus is one of three types of lice that can invade people.
Louse species known to infest stoats include Mysidea picae and Polyplax spinulosa.