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Table 5 Frequency of hide damage in herds infested with biting lice compared with herds infested with biting lice and sucking lice.

From: Variation in the Level of Grain Defect Light Flecks and Spots on Cattle Hides

  Number of herds Number of hides Mac. Score
    0 1 2 3
Biting lice infections 18 189 23.8% 35.5% 35.5% 5.3%
Mixed infections* 12 179 24.6% 39.1% 26.8% 9.5%
  1. *One herd with only sucking lice infestaton.