Pintomyia (Pif.) columbiana

Author

  • (Ristorcelli & Van Ty)
  • 1941:263 (M; Phlebotomus)
  • Valle de Capuli, Narifio, Colombia

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Colombia

Synonyms

  • Phlebotomus monticolus var. incarum Ristorcelli & Van Ty

Bionomics

L. colombiana has been reported to be an aggressive man-biter (Young & Duncan 1994).

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of Bartonella (Young & Duncan 1994:186)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Pintomyia » Pifanomyia

Additional References

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