Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis


  • (Floch & Abonnenc)
  • 1946a:1 (M)
  • Oyapock, Maripa, French Guiana



Brazil, French Guiana, Suriname


  • None


Type habitat: [Not yet available].

Medical Importance

"Natural leishmanial infections have been reported in females collected in northern Brazil (Ryan et al. 1987c)" (Young & Duncan 1994:570)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Psychodopygus

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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