Pulex irritans


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Related to Pulex irritans: Cimex lectularius, Tunga penetrans, human flea
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Noun1.Pulex irritans - the most common flea attacking humansPulex irritans - the most common flea attacking humans
flea - any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
genus Pulex, Pulex - type genus of the Pulicidae
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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.
A flea Pulex irritans commonly serves as an intermediate host for D.
37%) specimens were Pulex irritans (collected from dogs, guinea pigs and foxes); 84 specimens (4.
Western Nebraska is in the approximate transition zone in North America between Pulex simulans and the human flea, Pulex irritans L.