Glossina <genus>

Known as: Tsetse Flies, Glossina, Fly, Tsetse 
Bloodsucking flies of the genus Glossina, found primarily in equatorial Africa. Several species are intermediate hosts of trypanosomes.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Human African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness) is caused by the unicellular parasite Trypanosoma brucei and transmitted by… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
I n the early part of the twentieth century, human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), also known as sleeping sickness, decimated the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Tsetse flies (Diptera: Glossinidae) are vectors for trypanosome parasites, the agents of the deadly sleeping sickness disease in… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Human African trypanosomiasis, also known as sleeping sickness, is a neglected disease, and it continues to pose a major threat… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
A full-factorial study of the effects of rates of temperature change and start temperatures was undertaken for both upper and… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Many insect species rely on intracellular bacterial symbionts for their viability and fecundity. Large-scale DNA-sequence… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
An area-wide integrated tsetse eradication project was initiated in Zanzibar in 1994 by the International Atomic Energy Agency… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Many arthropods with restricted diets rely on symbiotic associations for full nutrition and fecundity. Tsetse flies (Diptera… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Post-mesocyclic development of Trypanosoma brucei in the tsetse fly in its migration from midgut to salivary glands, was… (More)
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1996
Review
1996
An example is given of the application of remotely-sensed, satellite data to the problems of predicting the distribution and… (More)
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