Echidnophaga gallinacea

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Noun1.Echidnophaga gallinacea - parasitic on especially the heads of chickens
flea - any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
Echidnophaga, genus Echidnophaga - a genus of Siphonaptera
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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, 76.5%), and S.
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).
Ultrastructural comparison of the midgut epithelia of fleas with different feeding behavior pattern (Xenopsylla cheopis, Echidnophaga gallinacea, Tunga penetrans, Siphonaptera, Pulicidae).