Phlebotomine Sand Flies (Diptera : Psychodidae) of the Province of Chaco, Argentina

Authors
Rosa, Juan R.; Salomón, Oscar Daniel; Andrade Filho, José D.; Szelag, Enrique A.; Stein, Marina; Tapia, Eliana S.; Brazil, Reginaldo P.; Carvalho, Gustavo M. L.
Publication Year
2010
Language
English
Format
article
Status
Published version
Description
The phlebotomine sandflies of the province of Chaco, Argentina, are poorly known, with reports from more than 40 years or captures related with outbreaks of leishmaniasis. In here, Mycropygomyia peresi (Mangabeira) is reported for the first time in Argentina, extending the known dstribution of Migonemyia migonei (Franca), Evandromyia sallesi (Galva) & Coutinho),Mycropygont,via quinquefer (Dyar), Brumptomyia brumpti (Larousse) y Nemapalpus spp to the province of Chaco. Mg. migonei, together with Nyssomyia neivai (Pinto), Evandromyia cortelezzii (Brethes), and Psathyromyia shannoni (Dyar) also captured in Chaco, were incriminated as vectors of Leishmania in Argentina.
Fil: Rosa, Juan R. Univ Nacional del Nordeste. Instituto de Medicina Regional; Argentina.
Fil: Salomón, Oscar Daniel. ANLIS Dr.C.G.Malbrán. Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico e Investigación en Endemo-Epidemias; Argentina.
Fil: Andrade Filho, José D. Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou-Fiocruz. Lab de Leishmanioses; Brasil.
Fil: Carvalho, Gustavo M. L. Centro de Pesquisas René Rachou-Fiocruz. Lab de Leishmanioses; Brasil.
Fil: Szelag, Enrique A. Univ Nacional del Nordeste. Instituto de Medicina Regional; Argentina.
Fil: Stein, Marina. Univ Nacional del Nordeste. Instituto de Medicina Regional; Argentina.
Fil: Tapia, Eliana S. Univ Nacional del Nordeste. Instituto de Medicina Regional; Argentina.
Fil: Brazil, Reginaldo P. Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Lab de Bioquímica e Fisiologia de Insetos; Brasil.
Source
Neotropical Entomology, 2010, 39(2), 303-305.
Subject
Leishmaniasis
Leishmaniasis Cutánea
Psychodidae
Dípteros
Argentina
Chaco
Access level
Open access
License
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
Repository
Sistema de Gestión del Conocimiento ANLIS MALBRÁN
Institution
Administración Nacional de Laboratorios e Institutos de Salud “Dr. Carlos Malbrán”
OAI Identifier
oai:repositorio.anlis.gov.ar:123456789/382