Fleas parasitizing domestic dogs in Georgia, USA: species composition and seasonal abundance.

@article{Durden2005FleasPD,
  title={Fleas parasitizing domestic dogs in Georgia, USA: species composition and seasonal abundance.},
  author={Lance A. Durden and Todd N Judy and Joy E Martin and Lindsey S Spedding},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2005},
  volume={130 1-2},
  pages={157-62}
}
Monthly flea collections were made from domestic dogs in Bulloch County, Georgia, USA from September 1996 to August 2004. A total of 2518 fleas belonging to 8 species were collected. The most common flea was the cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis (389 males and 1148 females), followed by the dog flea, Ctenocephalides canis (250 males and 285 females), a generalist/carnivore flea, Pulex simulans (106 males and 213 females), and a sticktight flea, Echidnophaga gallinacea (3 males and 89 females… CONTINUE READING

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