Cut off the wire within the mouth so that the mandibles close naturally.
I'd get as many as I could before I let them sink their mandibles into me.
The earth is held between the mandibles and carried to the surface.
Forehead: in Mallophaga, the head in front of the mandibles and antennae.
Oral fossa: in Mallophaga, a furrow lying in front of the mandibles.
The tips ...