Siphonaptera

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Translingual[edit]

Ctenocephalides canis (dog flea)
(infraorder Pulicomorpha) of the Siphonaptera

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From Ancient Greek σίφων ‎(síphōn, pipe, tube) and ἄπτερος ‎(ápteros, wingless).

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Siphonaptera

  1. A taxonomic order within the subdivision Endopterygota—the fleas.

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