Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz & Neiva)

Canneva, Bruno, 2019, A new species of Laurenceomyia Wagner & Stuckenberg, with a key to species and new records for Psychodidae (Diptera) from Uruguay, Zootaxa 4544 (3), pp. 407-418: 411

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4544.3.6

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5DDC707B-576C-40EA-8AD6-AF6C38360684

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/094087D9-AF7D-770D-FF51-29F0FAE36BFD

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Plazi

scientific name

Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz & Neiva)
status

 

Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz & Neiva)  

Phlebotomus longipalpis Lutz & Neiva, 1912: 89   (male, female). Type locality: Brazil   .

Lutzomyia longipalpis: Theodor 1965: 181   ; Forattini 1973: 213; Young & Duncan 1994: 56.

Literature records in Uruguay.   Salomón et al. (2011). Salto, Departamento de Salto; Bella Unión, Departamento de Artigas. Satragno et al. (2017). Arenitas Blancas, Salto.

Remarks. This species is the main vector of visceral leishmaniasis in America. The first autochthonous canine record of the disease in Uruguay occurred in 2015 in the northern part of the territory ( Satragno et al. 2017).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Psychodidae

Genus

Lutzomyia

Loc

Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz & Neiva)

Canneva, Bruno 2019
2019
Loc

Lutzomyia longipalpis

Young, D. G. & Duncan, M. A. 1994: 56
Forattini, O. P. 1973: 213
1973