Tag: flea

Ask an Entomologist: Snow Fleas

What? Fleas in Winter??? If you’ve seen a tiny assortment of purple, bouncing specks in your snow, you might be looking at springtails.  Don’t worry, they aren’t real fleas–they just bounce around in a similar […]

more insect art

Ugh–super busy today, so how about checking out another person with amazing artwork on Flickr? This piece is based on the phrase “Big fleas have little fleas/ Upon their backs to bite ’em,/ And little […]