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Fleas as a menace to man and domestic animals

James Waterston

Fleas as a menace to man and domestic animals

their life-history, habits and control

by James Waterston

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Published by British Museum (Natural History) in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fleas.,
  • Fleas -- Control

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Waterston.
    SeriesEconomic series -- no. 3, Economic series (British Museum (Natural History)) -- no. 3
    ContributionsBritish Museum (Natural History)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19262381M

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The species mentioned as occurring in Britain are Pulex irritans, Ctenocephalus canis,Ceratophyllus fasciatus, G. gallinae, Spilopsyllus cuniculi and Leptopsylla : James Waterston.

Miscellaneous: Fleas as a Menace to Man and Domestic Animals: their Life-History, Habits and Control. Edition pp pp. ref.1 plate & 6 figs. Abstract: The pamphlet was published originally inand reprinted in Author: J. Waterston. Author(s): Waterston,James, Title(s): Fleas as a menace to man and domestic animals; their life-history, habits and control.

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Edition: 6th ed. Country of Publication: England Publisher: London, Description: 18 p. ill. Language: English MeSH: Siphonaptera* NLM ID: R[Book]. Tunga penetrans (chigoe flea or jigger) is a parasitic insect found in most tropical and sub-tropical is native to Central and South America, and has been inadvertently introduced by humans to sub-Saharan Africa.

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