Echidnophaga


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Noun1.Echidnophaga - a genus of Siphonaptera
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Echidnophaga gallinacea, sticktight flea, sticktight - parasitic on especially the heads of chickens
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Algunas especies de Siphonaptera reportadas en la literatura cientifica1 y su respectivo hospedero anima (1) Hospedero Ectoparasito Nombre comun Felinos Ctenocephalides felis Pulga del gato (y en perros) Caninos Ctenocephalides canis Pulga del perro Pulex simulans Pulga del perro Roedores Xenopsylla cheopsis Pulga del raton de oriente Nosopsyllus fasciatus Pulga de la rata nortena Oropsylla montana Pulga de la rata norteamericana Cediopsylla simplex Pulga del conejo Aves de corral Echidnophaga Pulga de la gallina gallinacea Rumiantes, Tunga trimamillata Nigua, chica, pique * porcinos, equinos Humano Pulex irritans Pulga del hombre (1) Orozco et al.
A total of 319 fleas belonging to 5 species in 5 genera were collected inside and outside the houses, an average of 44 per house (maximum 71): Pulex irritans, Echidnophaga gallinacea, and Ctenocephalides canis fleas were collected inside the houses (244, 76.
2010, asi como a las pulgas Anomiopsyllus perotensis Acosta & Fernandez, 2009, Stenistomera alpina (Baker, 1985) y Echidnophaga gallinacea (Westwood, 1875) (Acosta & Fernandez 2009; Falcon-Ordaz et al.
cheriway was identified as sticktight flea Echidnophaga gallinacea (Siphonaptera, Pulicidae).
Fleas of the genera Catallagia, Echidnophaga, Hystrichopsylla, Malareus and Thrassis (now Oropsylla) found in the western US appear to block (25,26,78,89,101-104) but a putative role for them as a plague reservoir has not been studied using refined techniques, nor has their response to plague been as carefully investigated as the case for rat fleas (26,28,105-107).