This is the page for the family of Ceratophyllidae. This family includes two subfamilies :

  • Leptopsyllinae (still considered as a separate family by some authors)
  • Ceratophyllinae


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).

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