Phlebotomus (Pab.) mongolensis


  • Sinton
  • 1928c:309 (as var. of sergenti) [male, female]
  • China: (north)


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Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, China (Anhui, Beijing, Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Liaoning, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Tianjin, Xinjiang, Zhejiang), Iran, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Uzbekistan


  • imitabilis Artemiev
    • 1974a:158 [male, female]
    • Type-loc: Afghanistan: 16 km north of Kabul


Type habitat: [Not yet available].

Medical Importance

Apparently a poor vector of L. donovani (Adler & Theodor, 1957; WHO, 1980); suspected vector of L. major (or similar parasite, possibly L. gerbilli) in Turkmenistan, on the basis of ecology and natural infection (Saf'janova, 1967), and in Mongolia (Killick-Kendrick, 1990).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Phlebotomus » Paraphlebotomus

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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