Taxon profile


Ceratophyllus sciurorum (Schrank, 1803)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Aphaniptera - fleas »  family Ceratophyllidae »  genus Ceratophyllus »  subgenus Monopsyllus

Scientific synonyms

Monopsyllus sciurorum


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Intertaxon relationships

host: Aves Linnaeus, 1758 - birds, Sciurus vulgaris Linnaeus, 1758 - Eurasian Red Squirrel, Myoxidae Gray, 1821 - dormice

Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Ceratophyllus sciurorum sciurorum (Schrank, 1803)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [170667]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Ceratophyllus sciurorum (Schrank, 1803)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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