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Title

  • Main Title Fleas as Pests to Man and Animals, With Suggestions for Their Control.
  • Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
  • Added Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 683

Creator

  • Author: Bishopp, F. C. (Fred Corry), 1884-1970
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: "Entomological Assistant, Southern Field Crop Insect Investigations."

Contributor

  • Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Bureau of Entomology.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: "Contribution from the Bureau of Entomology."

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1915

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: "Fleas are of importance to main in two ways: First, as disease carriers and, second, as parasites or annoyers of man and animals.... In many instances they have been known to render houses uninhabitable for a time, and certain species cause considerable loss among poultry as well as annoyance to other animals." -- title page. This bulletin discusses the life cycle of the flea, its habits, its role as a carrier of bubonic plague, and the injuries it causes to domestic animals. Methods of destroying and controlling the flea are also discussed.
  • Physical Description: 15 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fleas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fleas — Control.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fleas as carriers of disease.
  • Keyword: arachnids
  • Keyword: methods of pest control
  • Keyword: parasites
  • Keyword: bubonic plague

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: USDA Farmers' Bulletins
    Code: USDAFB

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Pamphlet

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 15228053
  • SuDoc Number: A 1.9:683
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc87634

Note

  • Display Note: "November 8, 1915." -- title page