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Table 1 Taxonomic classification of major vector-borne diseases

From: Implication of haematophagous arthropod salivary proteins in host-vector interactions

Vectors Diseases
Order Family Genius  
Diptera Culicidae Anopheles Malaria,
    Lymphatic filariasis
   Culex West Nile disease
    Japanese encephalitis
   Aedes Yellow fever
    Chikungunya
    Dengue
  Psychodidae Phlebotomus Leishmaniasis
   Lutzomyia  
  Glossinidae Glossina Human African Trypanosomiasis
  Simulidae Simulium Onchocerciasis
  Tabanidae Tabanus Loiasis
Hemiptera Reduviidae Triatoma Chagas disease
   Rhodnius  
Ixodida Ixodidae Amblyomma Rickettsiosis
    Tularemia
   Ixodes Lyme disease
    Babesiosis
   Haemaphysalis Tularemia
    Tick borne encephalitis
  Argasidae Ornithodoros Relapsing fever
  1. The taxonomic classification of the major hematophagous arthropod vectors described in the present review is given with their corresponding diseases.