Assessing the importance of four sandfly species (Diptera: Psychodidae) as vectors of Leishmania mexicana in Campeche, Mexico.

@article{PechMay2016AssessingTI,
  title={Assessing the importance of four sandfly species (Diptera: Psychodidae) as vectors of Leishmania mexicana in Campeche, Mexico.},
  author={Ang{\'e}lica Pech-May and G Peraza-Herrera and D A Moo-Llanes and Javier Escobedo-Orteg{\'o}n and Miriam Berzunza-Cruz and Ingeborg Becker-Fauser and A C Montes DE Oca-Aguilar and Eduardo Alfonso Rebollar-T{\'e}llez},
  journal={Medical and veterinary entomology},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={310-20}
}
Localized cutaneous leishmaniasis represents a public health problem in many areas of Mexico, especially in the Yucatan Peninsula. An understanding of vector ecology and bionomics is of great importance in evaluations of the transmission dynamics of Leishmania parasites. A field study was conducted in the county of Calakmul, state of Campeche, during the… CONTINUE READING