Phlebotomus (Lar.) kandelakii

Author

  • Shchurenkova
  • 1929:693 [male, female]
  • Georgia, Tbilisi ('Tiffis')

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Afghanistan, Iran, Lebanon, Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Type locality: mountain vegetation.

Medical Importance

Suspected vector of L. infantum.

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Phlebotomus » Larroussius

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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