Lutzomyia flaviscutellata

Lutz·o·my·i·a fla·vis·cu·tel·la·'ta

a sandfly species that is a vector of Leishmania mexicana, the agent of chiclero ulcer.
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amazonensis, Lutzomyia flaviscutellata, was detected earlier in Suriname (6), which may indicate transmission of L.