Pintomyia (Pif.) verrucarum

Author

  • (Townsend)
  • 1913:107 (M; Phlebotomus)
  • Verrugas Canyon, Peru

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Peru

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Lutzomyia verrucarum has been collected from elevations as high as 3,300m above sea level in Ancash, Peru (Young & Duncan 1994).

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of Leishmania braziliensis in Colombia (Young & Duncan 1994:183).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Pintomyia » Pifanomyia

Additional References

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