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Ceratophyllus niger (Western chicken flea)

Synonyms: Ceratophyllus niger inflexus
Language: Russian

Wikipedia Abstract

Ceratophyllus niger, also known as the western chicken flea or the black hen flea, is an ectoparasite of birds. It is a member of the family Ceratophyllidae and was described by Fox in 1908.
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Parasite of 
Acridotheres cristatellus (Crested Myna)[1]
Aegolius acadicus (Northern Saw-whet Owl)[1]
Asio otus (Long-eared Owl)[1]
Gallus gallus (Red Junglefowl)[1]
Hirundo rustica (Barn Swallow)[1]
Homo sapiens (man)[1]
Larus argentatus (Herring Gull)[1]
Leiothlypis celata (Orange-crowned Warbler)[1]
Megascops asio (Eastern Screech-Owl)[1]
Melospiza melodia (Song Sparrow)[1]
Passer domesticus (House Sparrow)[1]
Passerella iliaca (Fox Sparrow)[1]
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)[1]
Phalacrocorax pelagicus (Pelagic Cormorant)[1]
Pica pica (Eurasian Magpie)[1]
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)[1]
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat)[1]
Spizelloides arborea (American Tree Sparrow)[1]
Tachycineta thalassina (Violet-green Swallow)[1]
Tamiasciurus hudsonicus (red squirrel)[1]
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)[1]


West-American subregion, Canadian subregion; Canada, USA;



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