Phlebotomus (Adl.) balanicus


  • Theodor
  • 1958:28 (as ssp. of chinensis) [male, female]
  • Greece/Yugoslavia?: 'Macedonia', Jannitsa


SpeciesMap  SpeciesMap

Azerbaijan, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Romania, Turkey, Ukraine, Yugoslavia


  • None


Type habitat: Mediterranean scrub.

Medical Importance

May transmit visceral leishmaniasis in Greece (Leger et al., 1979)

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Phlebotomus » Adlerius

Additional References

  • Artemiev 1980b: 1188, current status

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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