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Table 1 Phlebotomine sand fly species collected using two methods of capture

From: A study of a population of Nyssomyia trapidoi (Diptera: Psychodidae) caught on the Pacific coast of Ecuador

Genus Species Method of capture Sex Number of specimens Percentage (%)
Nyssomyia trapidoi Human baits 266 93
Psychodopygus panamensis Human baits 12 4.2
Helcocyrtomyia hartmanni Human baits 8 2.8
Nyssomyia trapidoi CDC 108 38.7
Trichophoromyia reburra CDC 102 36.6
Pressatia dysponeta CDC 18 6.5
Psathyromyia aragoi CDC 15 5.4
Psychodopygus panamensis CDC 12 4.3
Helcocyrtomyia hartmanni CDC 12 4.3
Psathyromyia abunaensis CDC 6 2.2
Psychodopygus carrerai thula CDC 6 2.2