Nyssomyia anduzei

Author

  • (Rozeboom)
  • 1942:91 (F; Phlebotomus)
  • Gran Sabana, Venezuela

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Brazil, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Panama, Venezuela

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Lutzomyia anduzei is an anthropophilic species and is widespread in the Amazon basin (Young and Duncan 1994).

Medical Importance

Reports indicate that this species is a secondary vector of Leishmania guyanensis (Lainson et al. 1979)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Nyssomyia

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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