Age structure, blood-feeding behavior, and Leishmania chagasi infection in Lutzomyia longipalpis (Diptera: Psychodidae) at an endemic focus of visceral leishmaniasis in Colombia

C. Ferro, A. C. Morrison, M. Torres, R. Pardo, M. L. Wilson, R. B. Tesh

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24 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)618-629
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Medical Entomology
Volume32
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1995
Externally publishedYes

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Animal Housing
Lutzomyia longipalpis
Leishmania infantum
Psychodidae
animal housing
Leishmania donovani
visceral leishmaniasis
Visceral Leishmaniasis
Colombia
Leishmania
Feeding Behavior
hamsters
Diptera
Cricetinae
feeding behavior
Reproduction
age structure
Ovary
blood
Infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Insect Science
  • veterinary(all)

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Age structure, blood-feeding behavior, and Leishmania chagasi infection in Lutzomyia longipalpis (Diptera : Psychodidae) at an endemic focus of visceral leishmaniasis in Colombia. / Ferro, C.; Morrison, A. C.; Torres, M.; Pardo, R.; Wilson, M. L.; Tesh, R. B.

In: Journal of Medical Entomology, Vol. 32, No. 5, 09.1995, p. 618-629.

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