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Table 1 Phlebotomus species collected and dissected in Humera and Metema lowlands (northwest Ethiopia)

From: Further studies on the phlebotomine sandflies of the kala-azar endemic lowlands of Humera-Metema (north-west Ethiopia) with observations on their natural blood meal sources

Species Humera area Metema area Total Total (M+F)
  M F M F M F  
P. (Larroussius) orientalis        
   No. collected 130 131 601 802 731 933 1664
   No. dissected (unfed & gravid) - 112 - 484 - 596  
P. (Phlebotomus) papatasi        
   No. collected 96 109 1 1 97 110 207
   No. Dissected - 74 - 1 - 75  
P. (Phlebotomus) bergeroti        
   No. collected 9 11 15 16 24 27 51
   No. Dissected - 11 - 14 - 25  
P. (Phlebotomus) duboscqi        
   No. collected 2 4 7 3 9 7 16
   No. Dissected - 4 - 3 - 7  
P. (Anaphlebotomus) rodhaini        
   No. collected 0 0 13 11 13 11 24
   No. Dissected - - - 7 - 7  
P. (Paraphlebotomus) alexandri        
   No. Collected 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
   Total collected 237 255 638 833 875 1088 1963
   Total dissected - 201 - 509 - 710  
  1. Note:- M = Male; F = Female