One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A parasitic mite which burrows under the skin, causing scabies in humans and sarcoptic mange in animals.
Sarcoptes scabiei, family Sarcoptidae
- ‘Historically, Hildegard of Bingen referred to itch mites in her Physika, published in the twelfth century.’
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