Examples from the Web for demodex
In the Demodex we see a tendency of the mite to assume under peculiar circumstances an elongated, worm-like form.Our Common Insects|Alpheus Spring Packard
The family characteristics will be brought out in the discussion of the species infesting man, Demodex folliculorum.
The dog harbours a demodex (D. Caninus) which causes it to lose its hair.Animal Parasites and Messmates|P. J. Van Beneden
The Demodex in man does not, as a rule, cause the slightest inconvenience to its host.
Demodex folliculorum (fig. 62) is to be found very commonly in the hair follicles and sebaceous glands of man.