A discussion of host hormone impacts is highlighted by a description of the rabbit flea, Spilopsyllus cuniculi
(Dale) feeding on the European rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus.
The spilopsyllus cuniculi
are spread from a dead rabbit to a healthy one.
The differential transmissibility of myxoma virus strains of differing virulence grades by the rabbit flea Spilopsyllus cuniculi
canis (37 from dogs), Pulex irritans (11 from dogs), Spilopsyllus cuniculi
(1 from a cat), and Archaeopsylla erinacei (1 from a cat).
canis (12 from 7 dogs), Echidnophaga gallinacea (4 from 3 cats and 57 from 16 dogs), and Spilopsyllus cuniculi
(5 from 2 cats).