Phlebotomus (Lar.) longicuspis

Author

  • Nitzulescu
    • 1930b: 551 (as var. of langeroni) [male]
    • Tunisla: Douar-Shott

    Distribution

    SpeciesMap  SpeciesMap

    Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia

    Synonyms

    • None

Bionomics

Type habitat:

Medical Importance

Found infected with promastigotes in Algeria; suspected as a vector of L. infantum in North Africa (Dedet, 1979; Killick-Kendrick, 1990; Lewis, 1982)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Phlebotomus » Larroussius

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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