Leishmaniasis in Brazil XXV: sandfly vectors of Leishmania in Pará state, Brazil
Leishmania of the braziliensis complex were isolated from various members of the squamiventris series sandflies, including Psychodopygus chagasi (Costa Lima), P.s.maripaensis (Ready et al.), P.s.squamiventris (Lutz & ...
Natural Leishmania (Viannia) spp. infections in phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera : Psychodidae) from the Brazilian Amazon region reveal new putative transmission cycles of American cutaneous leishmaniasis
(EDP Sciences, 2016)
In Amazonian Brazil the etiological agents of American cutaneous leishmaniasis (ACL) belong to at least seven Leishmania species but little is known about the putative phlebotomine sand fly vectors in different biomes. In ...
Leishmania (Viannia) Shawi sp. n., a parasite of onkeys, sloths and procyonlds In Amazonian Brazil
Leishmania (Viannia) shawi sp. n., is described from the monkeys Cebus ape/la and Chiropotes satanus, the sloths Choloepus didactylus and Bradypus tridactylus, the procyonid Nasua nasua, and the phlebotomine sandfly ...