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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Regional genetic differentiation of Phlebotomus sergenti in three Moroccan foci of cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania tropica.
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.
Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot 1917) identified as Leishmania killicki host in Ghardaia, south Algeria.
Taxonomic studies of Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot) (Diptera: Psychodidae) and its evolutionary relationships with its closest allies.
Anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis in Kabul, Afghanistan: the high susceptibility of Phlebotomus sergenti to Leishmania tropica.
The vectorial competence of Phlebotomus sergenti is specific for Leishmania tropiea and is controlled by species-specific, lipophosphoglycan-mediated midgut attachment.
ITS 2 sequences heterogeneity in Phlebotomus sergenti and Phlebotomus similis (Diptera, Psychodidae): possible consequences in their ability to transmit Leishmania tropica, lnt J Parasitol.