phlebotomus


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Related to phlebotomus: Leishmania, Phlebotomus argentipes
  • noun

Synonyms for phlebotomus

a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii

small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths

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Residual effects of four insecticides applied for indoor control of Phlebotomus papatasi (Scopoli).
A mammalian-like lipase gene is expressed in the female reproductive accessory glands of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera, psychodidae).
Totally, 5557 specimens comprising 16 species (14 phlebotomus and 2 sergentomyia) were identified including: Ph.
Among the more interesting observations was the apparent high canopy preference exhibited by the sand fly Phlebotomus shannoni (= Lutzomya shannoni), a species indigenous to Central and South America that had extended its range northward.
Visceral leishmaniasis on the Indian sub-continent: a multi-centre study of the cost of three interventions for the control of the sandfly vector, Phlebotomus argentipes.
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is caused by the parasites of Leishmania donovani and is transmitted by the bite of a Phlebotomus fly.
Phlebotomus limai Fonseca in the United States (Diptera: Psychodidae).
Humans are infected with Leishmania species through the bite of a Phlebotomus sand fly.
Infection is indirect in that it is transmitted by numerous species of insects of the genera Phlebotomus and Lutzomyia.
To find the specific spit component that worked as a vaccine, researchers first dissected hundreds of salivary glands from Phlebotomus papatasi, a sand fly common in Central and South America.
In this laboratory study, the ability of Leishmania major infected Phlebotomus duboscqi to pass through a permethrin treated net and take a blood meal was compared to noninfected flies.
Characterization of eight new phlebotomus fever serogroup arboviruses (Bunyaviridae: Phlebovirus) from the Amazon region of Brazil.
Leishmania (Order: Kinetoplastidae, Family: Trypanosomatidae, Genus: Leishmania) is generally transmitted by sandflies, either Phlebotomus (Old world) or Lutzomyia