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Fleas

Known as: Siphonapteras, Aphaniptera, Aphanipteras 
An order of parasitic, blood-sucking, wingless INSECTS with the common name of fleas.
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Flea-borne infections are emerging or re-emerging throughout the world, and their incidence is on the rise. Furthermore, their… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Between 1984 and 2004, nine more species or subspecies of spotted fever rickettsiae were identified as emerging agents of tick… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The prevalences of Bartonella, Rickettsia, and Wolbachia were investigated in 309 cat fleas from France by polymerase chain… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Morphological and molecular data are marshalled to address the question of hexapod ordinal relationships. The combination of 275… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Plague is a widespread zoonotic disease that is caused by Yersinia pestis and has had devastating effects on the human population… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Ecologic and economic factors, as well as changes in human behavior, have resulted in the emergence of new and the reemergence of… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis felis, is the most important ectoparasite of domestic cats and dogs worldwide. In addition to… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Bartonella henselae is an emerging bacterial pathogen, causing cat scratch disease and bacillary angiomatosis. Cats bacteremic… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Yersinia pestis, the cause of bubonic plague, is transmitted by the bites of infected fleas. Biological transmission of plague… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The ethnographic case study presented in this article illustrates the institutional complexity and sociocultural significance of… Expand