Taxon profile


Cat Flea
Ctenocephalides felis (Bouché, 1835)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - Insects »  order Aphaniptera - fleas »  family Pulicidae »  genus Ctenocephalides

Scientific synonyms

Pulex felis Bouché, 1835


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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Ctenocephalides felis damarensis Jordan, 1936
subspecies Ctenocephalides felis felis (Bouché, 1835)
subspecies Ctenocephalides felis orientis Jordan, 1925
subspecies Ctenocephalides felis strongylus Jordan, 1925

Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Ctenocephalides felis (Bouché, 1835)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [170103]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Ctenocephalides felis (Bouche, 1835)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Ctenocephalides felis]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013

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