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.
To the Editor: Toscana virus (TOSV; genus Phlebovirus, family Bunyaviridae) is transmitted by sandflies, mostly the species Phlebotomus perniciosus
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.
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).
Cutaneous leishmaniasis in France is found mainly in the region Pyrenees-Orientales, with 2 sandflies, Phlebotomus ariasi and Phlebotomus perniciosus
, as vectors (7).
In Portugal, Phlebotomus perniciosus
Newstead and P.
Density data were included for 2 vectors, Phlebotomus perniciosus
X-Natural infestation of Phlebotomus perniciosus
by Leishmania infantum MON-1 in Algarve [in French].
Toscana virus (TOSV) is an arthropodbome virus first isolated in 1971 in central Italy from the sandfly Phlebotomus perniciosus
, then from Ph.
Genetic polymorphism in sympatric species of the genus Phlebotomus, with special reference to Phlebotomus perniciosus
and Phlebotomus longicuspis (Diptera, Phlebotomidae).