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- García‐sánchez, Á. M., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Medical and veterinary entomology 2019 v.33 no.2 pp. 296-311
- Ctenocephalides felis; Palearctic region; Pulex irritans; cryptic species; cytochrome b; cytochrome-c oxidase; genes; hosts; humans; internal transcribed spacers; mitochondria; mitochondrial DNA; morphometry; phylogeny; restriction fragment length polymorphism; ribosomal DNA; taxonomy; Argentina; Spain
- ... The human flea Pulex irritans Linnaeus, 1758 (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) is one of the most studied species together with the cat flea Ctenocephalides felis Bouché, 1835, because they have a cosmopolitan distribution and are closely related to humans. The present study aimed to carry out a comparative morphometric and molecular study of two different populations of P. irritans (Spain and Argentina). ...