Abstract: A total of 419 specimens of insectivores and rodents of 11 species were captured and examined for parasites in the course of the years 1974–1975 and 1980–1982. From their bodies 926 specimens of fleas of 19 species were collected, including some material from pitfall traps. The following most numerous and dominant flea species represented 85.3% of the whole material: Ctenophthalmus agyrtes kleinschmidtianus (37.6%), Amalaraeus penicilliger kratochvili (21.0%), Palaeopsylla soricis starki (8.3%), Amalaraeus arvicolae (7.1%), Ctenophthalmus uncinatus (4.9%), Megabothris turbidus (5.2%).Journal: Miscellanea zoologica hungaricaJournal abbreviation: Miscnea zool. hung.ISSN: 0230-9017Publisher: Múzsák Közművelődési Kiadó, BudapestEditor(s): Murai, É.
Author(s): Dudich, A.
Title: Fleas (Insecta: Siphonaptera) from small mammals in the Čergov Mountains (Western Carpathians, Czechoslovakia)
Publication date: 1984-11-15
, Forró, L., Pintér, L. & Nemes, I.