Pintomyia (Pif.) ovallesi

Author

  • (Ortiz)
  • 1952:155 (M; Phlebotomus)
  • Duaca, Lara, Venezuela

Distribution

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Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Trinidad, Venezuela

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Females of L. ovallesi locally abundant and anthropophilic (Young & Duncan 1994).

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of Leishmania braziliensis (Young & Duncan 1994:186).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Pintomyia » Pifanomyia

Additional References

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