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Related to Ctenocephalides: cat flea
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Noun1.Ctenocephalides - an arthropod genus of fleasCtenocephalides - an arthropod genus of fleas    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Pulicidae, Pulicidae - many common fleas attacking humans and domestic animals
Ctenocephalus, genus Ctenocephalus - a former usage synonymous with Ctenocephalides
Ctenocephalides canis, dog flea - flea that attacks dogs and cats
cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis - flea that breeds chiefly on cats and dogs and rats
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Acquisition and excretion of Bartonella quintana by the cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis.
The cat flea Ctenocephalides felis has traditionally been considered the only confirmed vector of Rickettsia felis; however, recent evidence has demonstrated that mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae--the main vector of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa--can be a competent vector for R.
Frecuencia de Ctenocephalides canis y Ctenocephalides felis obtenidas de caninos infestados naturalmente en el valle de Aburra.
The infection spreads via an arthropod vector, Ctenocephalides felis or the "common" cat flea [1, 5].
The flea collected from kitten was identified as Ctenocephalides felis.
Despite its name, both dogs and cats are hosts for the wingless cat flea, Ctenocephalides fells.
Concurrent infestation of buffalo calves with Ctenocephalides felis strongylusand piroplasms.
58 %) samples were identified as Ctenocephalides felis (collected from dogs, cats, guinea pigs and foxes).
The epizootiology of infestation of sheep with Ctenocephalides canis in a livestock farm in Nigeria.
In addition, many other insect nAChR subunit genes have also been identified such as Manduca sexta, Myzus persicae, Schistocerca gregaria (Tomizawa & Casida 2001), Ctenocephalides felis (Bass et al.