Showing 2 types of FLEAS
Latin Name: Ctenocephalides felis
Latin Family Name: Siphonaptera
There are dozens of different species of fleas, but the Cat Flea is by far the most common flea on pets and in structures in the United States. It originated in Africa as an ectoparasite of the large native cats.
Latin Name: Pulex irritans
It is believed that this flea, now found throughout the world, may have originated in South America, feeding on native mammals there. It is extremely rare in North America.