This is the page for the family of Ceratophyllidae. This family includes two subfamilies :
- Leptopsyllinae (still considered as a separate family by some authors)
Some characteristics of the Cerathophyllidae :
- A sensilium with more than 14 pits on each side,
- More than one row of setae on terga I and II,
- At least a pronotal comb (and sometimes also a genal comb).