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Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz
ISSN: 1678-8060
EISSN: 1678-8060
Vol. 97, No. 2, 2002, pp. 217-219
Bioline Code: oc02041
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
Document available free of charge

Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Vol. 97, No. 2, 2002, pp. 217-219

 en Redescription of the Male of Lutzomyia lutziana check for this species in other resources (Costa Lima) and Description of the Female (Diptera: Psychodidae)
José Dilermando Andrade Filho; Alessandra Gutierrez de Oliveira; Alda Lima Falcão & Reginaldo Peçanha Brazil

Abstract

During the course of taxonomic studies of New World phlebotomine sand flies, it was discovered that the female specimen considered to be the female of Lutzomyia lutziana check for this species in other resources does not belong to this species. A new description of the female of L. lutziana is presented, based on specimens captured in Lassance, State of Minas Gerais, the type locality of the species. The male of L. lutziana is also redescribed, based on an exemplar caught in Curvelo, State of Minas Gerais.

Keywords
Lutzomyia lutziana check for this species in other resources - Phlebotominae - sand fly - taxonomy - Brazil

 
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