Pintomyia (Pif.) evansi

Author

  • (Nunez-Tovar)
  • 1924:44 (M; Phlebotomus)
  • Mariara, Carabobo, Venezuela

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Venezuela

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Lutzomyia evansi were collected in Shannon traps and CDC light traps as well as on humans in Venezuela (Feliciangeli 1987).

Medical Importance

Potential vector of Leishmania chagasi (Young & Duncan 1994:189).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Pintomyia » Pifanomyia

Additional References

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