Flea

 Identification and Control

Proper identification is an important first step in controlling ants.

Siphonaptera

How to Identify an 

Flea

Fleas are only about 2 1/2 mm in length. They are reddish brown in color and have a shine to them. They do not have wings, but they can jump long distances.

Where do they come from?

Fleas can be found on pet dogs or cats. The flea will attach to the animal from outside and then infests its fur and sleeping areas.

Fleas are not common in northern Utah.

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What do they look like?

Fleas are not common in northern Utah
Fleas are reddish brown and have a shine to them
This is what flea bites look like
Fleas cannot fly

Where do they live?

Fleas are not common in Northern Utah. Part of the flea life cycle is outdoors and Utah winters kill off the fleas.

Name:

Siphonaptera

Size:

Diet:

Adult fleas are strictly blood-feeders.

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