Austen, 'The dependence or non-dependence of tsetse-flies upon big game, with special reference to the species of tsetse known as Glossina palpalis
and sleeping sickness', Journal of the Society for the Preservation of the Wild Fauna of the Empire 4(1908): 18.
Release-recapture studies confirm dispersal of Glossina palpalis
gambiensis between river basins in Mali.
Population structuring of Glossina palpalis
gambiensis (Diptera: Glossinidae) according to landscape fragmentation in the Mouhoun river, Burkina Faso.
Other genetic studies elucidated how vectors, such as the tsetse fly (Glossina palpalis), can display the Wahlund effect while thriving in small populations (11).
The tsetse fly Glossina palpalis palpalis is composed of several genetically differentiated small populations in the sleeping sickness focus of Bonon, Cote d'Ivoire.
Un fenomeno parecido se observa en el caso de la tripanosomiasis africana, las moscas tse-tse (Glossina palpalis
o Glossina morsitans) adquieren los parasites cuando se alimentan de mamiferos enfermos.
Tsetse flies live in the eastern savannahs (Glossina palpalis
) and western savannahs (G.
gambiense and is transmitted principally by tsetse flies, Glossina palpalis and G.
The reports have shown involvement of Glossina palpalis in cyclical transmission of sleeping sickness from pigs to man in Cote d'Ivoire (28).