The eggs of body lice are attached to the hairs of their host with a cement-like substance.

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"Eggs of body lice, commonly called 'nits', are attached to the body hairs of the host by a cement-like substance." (Wootton 1984:87)

Book
Insects of the WorldBlandfordJune 1, 1972
Walter Linsenmaier

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Organism
LicePhthirapteraOrder

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