of this site is to provide an area for the dissemination of
information on all aspects of flea systematics and evolution,
and to provide resources for the identification of flea taxa.
We are working with the top specialists in flea systematics
so that their knowledge can be passed on to a new generation
of specialists. A secondary goal is to provide a site for
the training of students on flea systematics. We currently
have a moderate number of students who are participating in
this project, and with the proper support, we hope to recruit
additional undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers
to become involved with this project.
site is still in the very early stages of construction, and
is a skeleton of what we intend to develop over the next few