Phlebotomus


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Phlebotomus

 [flĕ-bot´o-mus]
a genus of biting flies, called sandflies, the females of which are blood sucking. They are vectors of various diseases, including visceral leishmaniasis (P. argen´tipes, P. chinen´sis, P. marti´ni, P. pernicio´sus), Carrión's disease (P. nogu´chi, P. verruca´rum), cutaneous leishmaniasis (P. lon´gipes, P. pe´difer, P. sergen´ti), and phlebotomus fever (P. papata´sii).

Phlebotomus

(flĕ-bot'ō-mŭs),
A genus of small bloodsucking sandflies of the subfamily Phlebotominae, family Psychodidae.
[phlebo- + G. tomos, cutting]

Phlebotomus

/Phle·bot·o·mus/ (flĕ-bot´ah-mus) a genus of biting sandflies, the females of which suck blood. They are vectors of various diseases, including visceral leishmaniasis(P. argen´tipes, P. chinen´sis, P. ma´jor, P. marti´ni, P. orienta´lis, P. pernicio´sus), Carrión's disease(P. nogu´chi, P. verruca´rum), cutaneous leishmaniasis(P. lon´gipes, P. sergen´ti), and phlebotomus fever(P. papata´sii) .

Phle·bot·o·mus

(flĕ-bot'ŏ-mŭs)
A genus of very small bloodsucking sandflies of the subfamily Phlebotominae, family Psychodidae.
[phlebo- + G. tomos, cutting]

Phlebotomus

A genus of sandfly that transmits LEISHMANIASIS (KALA AZAR) and SANDFLY FEVER.

Phlebotomus

a genus of biting flies, called sandflies, the females of which are blood-sucking. They are vectors of various human diseases, including kala-azar (P. argentipes, P. chinensis, P. martini, P. perniciosus), Carrion's disease (P. noguchi, P. verrucarum, P. columbianum), cutaneous leishmaniasis (P. sergenti, P. papatasi, P. major, P. caucasicus) and phlebotomus or sandfly fever (P. papatasi, P. chinensis, P. mongolensis).
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First detection of Leishmania major in peridomestic Phlebotomus papatasi from Isfahan province, Iran: comparison of nested PCR of nuclear ITS ribosomal DNA and semi-nested PCR of minicircle kinetoplast DNA.
Yine Sharma ve Dhiman (30) %2 neem yaginin gerek arazi kosullarinda gece boyunca Phlebotomus (P.
A mammalian-like lipase gene is expressed in the female reproductive accessory glands of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasi (Diptera, psychodidae).
Visceral leishmaniasis also known as Indian Kala-azar is a parasitic disease caused by Leishmania donavani and transmitted by the bite of the sand fly vector Phlebotomus argentipes.
En este sentido, varios investigadores han real izado predicciones mediante modelajes estadisticos, que determinan que un aumento en la temperatura puede resultar en una expansion de la distribucion geografica, con el subsiguiente incremento en la prevalencia e incidencia de las leishmaniasis, de especies flebotominas del genero Phlebotomus spp.
The presence of this has been previously reported from gut flora of adult Phlebotomus papatasi.
Efficacy of dinotefuran, permethrin and pyriproxyfen combination spot-on on dogs against Phlebotomus perniciosus and Ctenocephalides canis.