Phlebotomus perniciosus

Phle·bot·o·mus per·ni·ci·o·'sus

a vector of kala azar in the Mediterranean region.
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Leishmania infantum infection rates in Phlebotomus perniciosus fed don natural infected dogs under antimonial treatment.
A large population of Lepus granatensis hares, which serve as a reservoir for Leishmania infantum, was present in the area (7,8), and the Phlebotomus perniciosus sand fly in Spain can act as a vector and take blood meals from these hares (6,8,9).
Testing insecticide susceptibility of Phlebotomus perniciosus and P papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Italy.
Seasonal phenology, host-blood feeding preferences and natural Leishmania infection of Phlebotomus perniciosus (Diptera : Psychodidae) in a high-endemic focus of canine leishmaniasis in Rome province, Italy.
Efficacy of dinotefuran, permethrin and pyriproxyfen combination spot-on on dogs against Phlebotomus perniciosus and Ctenocephalides canis.
Host-specific Wolbachia strains in widespread populations of Phlebotomus perniciosus and P papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae), and prospects for driving genes into these vectors of Leishmania.
Leishmania infantum Leishmaniasis Phlebotomus perniciosus Activity temp: 15-28[degrees]C Phlebotomus ariasi Survival temp: 5-30[degrees]C Lyme disease Ixodes ricinus Borrelia burgdorferi Activity temp: 7-30[degrees]C MSF Rhipicephalus sanguineus Rickettsia conorii Schistosomiasis Bulinus spp.
Laboratory rearing of Phlebotomus perniciosus (Diptera: Psychodidae) and fungal growth problems.
To the Editor: Toscana virus (TOSV; genus Phlebovirus, family Bunyaviridae) is transmitted by sandflies, mostly the species Phlebotomus perniciosus and P.
Although phlebotomine sand flies have not been reported in Jura to date, Phlebotomus perniciosus sand flies, proven vectors of leishmaniasis, have been found in 2 areas neighboring Jura: Cote-d'Or and Saone-et-Loire (2,3).