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Fleas found on a Deer Mouse

Fleas found on a Deer Mouse
Lac Simone, Anticosti Island, Qu├ębec, Canada County, Quebec, Canada
August 5, 2008
Flea found on a Deer Mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus)

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Nice
There are a surprising number of fleas on "deer mice". I collected a large number from a nest I found and found that out while trying to ID them. You'll probably need to clear and slide mount, then find a good flea reference.

 
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I can probably ID well-mounted, preserved, and/or imaged fleas. My keys are at work, so I can look at these images more closely on Monday.

 
sorry, this was linked to a recent image...
and I thought they were the same...sorry

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