Lutzomyia (Hel.) hartmanni

Author

  • (Fairchild & Hertig)
  • 1957:328 (M, F; Phlebotomus)
  • Cerro Campana, Panama

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Peru

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Adults of Lutzomyia hartmanni have been collected in CDC light traps, from protected human bait, tree butress, and animal burrows in Colombia (Duque et al. 2004).

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of Leishmania panamamensis in Ecuador (Alexander et al. 1992b) and a potential vector of Leishmania colombiensis in Colombia (Kreutzer et al. 1991)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Lutzomyia » Helcocyrtomyia

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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