Pulex


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Related to Pulex: Pulex irritans
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Noun1.Pulex - type genus of the PulicidaePulex - type genus of the Pulicidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Pulicidae, Pulicidae - many common fleas attacking humans and domestic animals
Pulex irritans - the most common flea attacking humans
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Single and combined effects of cadmium and arsenate in Gammarus pulex (Crustacea, Amphipoda): Understanding the links between physiological and behavioural responses.
pulex Penard, 1902 * Difflugia urceolata Carter, 1864 x Lesquereusia modesta Rhumbler, 1895 * x Netzelia tuberculata (Wallich, 1864) * x Phryganella acropodia (Hertwig et Lesser, 1874) Hopkinson, 1909 * cf.
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.
After sequencing the entire genomes of 11 sexual and asexual genotypes of Daphnia pulex, a model organism for the study of reproduction that is more commonly known as the water flea, the team discovered that every asexual genotype shared common combinations of alleles for two different chromosomes transmitted by asexual males without recombination.
EFFECTS OF IN UTERO EXPOSURE TO METHYLMERCURY ON PREDATORY RESPONSE IN DAPHNIA PULEX STEED, MEGAN L.
A flea Pulex irritans commonly serves as an intermediate host for D.
D) Sequence alignment of the PTX/RDX binding site for several species: Danio rerio, Tetraodon nigroviridis, Homo sapiens, Pan troglodytes, Rattus norvegicus, Mus musculus, Gallus gallus, Xenopus tropicalis, Anolis carolinensis, Anopheles gambiae, Daphnia pulex, and Caenorhabditis elegans.
Opossums were also parasitized by the flea Pulex simulans and the tiny fur mite Didelphilichus serrifer; the latter species represents a new state record for Nebraska.
Washington, Feb 09 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that the near-microscopic freshwater crustacean Daphnia pulex, or water flea is the animal with the most genes, about 31,000.
An ecological relationship between Aphanizomenon and Daphnia pulex.
In Gilbert (1990), this is seen as the strain of Daphnia pulex that had coexisted with toxic Anabaena affinis had evolved resistance to toxin (Gilbert 1990).