Phlebotomus sergenti


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Phle·bot·o·mus ser·gen't·i

a vector of Leishmania tropica, the cause of anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Phlebotomus sergenti

Transmitter of kala-azar in the Middle East and India.
See also: Phlebotomus
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Phlebotomus sergenti, the most abundant species in this survey is related to the semi-arid bioclimatic belt where the vegetation is characterized by Thuja (Tetraclinis articulata), Junipers (Juniperus spp) and to a lesser degree, to the arid belt, by Argan (Argania spinosa) and common Jujube (Ziziphus lotus) (26).
ITS2 sequences heterogeneity in Phlebotomus sergenti and Phlebotomus similis (Diptera: Psychodidae): Possible consequences in their ability to transmit Leishmania tropica.
ITS 2 sequences heterogeneity in Phlebotomus sergenti and Phlebotomus similis (Diptera, Psychodidae): possible consequences in their ability to transmit Leishmania tropica, lnt J Parasitol.
Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul: the high susceptibility of Phlebotomus sergenti to Leishrnania tropica.