Trichophoromyia ubiquitalis


  • (Mangabeira)
  • 1942a:158 (M; Flebotomus)
  • Aura, Belem, Para, Brazil



Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela


  • Phlebotomus cauchensis Floch & Abonnenc


Adults of Lutzomyia ubiquitalis have been collected using human bait in Colombia (Dugue et al 2004).

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of Leishmania lainsoni in Brazil (Young & Duncan 1994:504).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Trichophoromyia

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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Adult Stage, Illustrations:

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