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Table 4 Numbers of females of Pintomyia fischeri dissected by post-blood meal on a hamster infected by Leishmania braziliensis with the whole body exposed, presence of blood in the gut, infected by the parasite and presence of late-stage of development promastigotes

From: Host-biting rate and susceptibility of some suspected vectors to Leishmania braziliensis

Day of the blood meal Dissected With blood in the gut Infected Late-stage development promastigotes
2nd 2 2 0 0
3rd 7 7 0 0
4th 30 14 1 0
5th 3 0 0 0
6th 39 0 3 3
7th 21 0 1 1
8th 7 0 1 1
Total 109 23 6 5
%   12.8 5.5 4.6