Flea Encyclopedia

The Cat Flea
Siphonaptera: Pulicidae
Ctenocephalides felis felis

The cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis, is the most common flea found on both cats and dogs. Thus, it’s the most ubiquitous species found in domestic settings. Articles will focus on C. felis unless stated otherwise.

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Flea Life Cycle
Adult Fleas Flea Eggs Flea Larvae Flea Cocoons Flea Pupae Pre-Emerged Adults
Flea Bites Flea Infestations Other Flea Control

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