Fleas.

Description:

Describes fleas, their hosts and biting habits, their lifespans and breeding habits, the spreading of diseases, and the methods for combating the pest.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1915  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1915
  • Digitized: December 15, 2008
Description:

Describes fleas, their hosts and biting habits, their lifespans and breeding habits, the spreading of diseases, and the methods for combating the pest.

Note:

"Contribution from the Bureau of Entomology."

"August 14, 1915."

Contents: Introduction -- Hosts of fleas -- Biting habits -- Life history -- Length of life of the adult -- Breeding places -- Factors influencing flea abundance -- The jumping of fleas and other means of spread -- Fleas as carriers of disease -- Fleas as parasites of man and animals -- Natural control -- Artificial control -- Remedies for bites.

Physical Description:

31 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Keyword(s): pest control | disease control | parasites | disease carriers
Series Title: Bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 248.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 16531520 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.3:248
  • UNTCAT: b2670472 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6358
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public