Phlebotomus (Pab.) sergenti


  • Parrot
  • 1917:564 [male]
  • Algeria: Constantine, Mac-Mahon, 930 m, vi.1917; Syntypes (IP Algiers)


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Afghanistan, Algeria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, France (inc. Corsica), Greece, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy (inc. Sicily), Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Libya, Mali, Malta, Morocco, Nepal, Niger, Pakistan, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, South Yemen, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Yemen, Yugoslavia


  • None


This species extends further north than P. papatasi.

Medical Importance

"Extends further north than P. papatasi; considered vector of L. tropica in Afghanistan, Afghanistan, Crete, Iran, Iraq and India on the basis of distribution and ecology (Adler & Theodor, 1957; Lewis & Ward, 1987); susceptible to L. major and L. tropica and believed to transmit the latter in U.S.S.R." [Seccombe & Ready 1993: 14].

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Phlebotomus » Paraphlebotomus

Additional References

  • Seccombe & Ready 1993 (catalog, distr. Biology)

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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