Siphonaptera


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Related to Siphonaptera: Hemiptera, Mecoptera, order Siphonaptera
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Noun1.Siphonaptera - fleas
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
flea - any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
family Pulicidae, Pulicidae - many common fleas attacking humans and domestic animals
genus Tunga, Tunga - a genus of Siphonaptera
Echidnophaga, genus Echidnophaga - a genus of Siphonaptera
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Xenopsylla cheopis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) susceptibility to Deltamethrin in Madagascar.
Ctenocephalides canis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae): some issues in correctly identify these species.
(2007) Arthropods (Pseudoscorpionidea, Acarina, Coleoptera, Siphonaptera) in nests of the bearded tit (Panurus biarmicus).
Both compounds have reported toxic effects against arthropods, including the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti (L.) (Diptera: Culicidae); oriental rat flea, Xenopsylla cheopis (Rothchild) (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae); and deer tick nymphs, Ixodes scapularis Say (Ixodida: Ixodidae) (Panella et al.
The dog and cat fleas (Insecta: Siphonaptera), Ctenocephalides canis (Curtis), and Ctenocephalides felis felis (Bouche) are small, laterally flattened, wingless, and highly specialized insects.
Morrone, "Clave Ilustrada Para La Identificacion De Los Taxones Supraespecificos De Siphonaptera De Moxico," Acta zoologica mexicana, vol.
Description of Medwayella independencia (Siphonaptera, Stivaliidae), a new species of flea from Mindanao Island, the Philippines and their phoretic mites, and miscellaneous flea records from the Malay Archipelago.
Notes on the genus Tunga (Siphonaptera: Tungidae) II--neosomes, morphology, classification, and other taxonomic notes.
The hosts of Pteromalidae include Hemiptera, Neuroptera, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera, Diptera, Siphonaptera, Hymenoptera, Dermaptera and Homoptera.