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Table 1 Sand flies collected in the Louata locality: species diversity, relative abundance and infection rates (%)

From: Molecular detection and identification of Leishmania infection in naturally infected sand flies in a focus of cutaneous leishmaniasis in northern Morocco

Species Male Female Total % Infected sand flies (%) Leishmania species
P. longicuspis 764 1126 1890 71.32 3 (0.26) L. infantum
P. sergenti 281 276 557 21.01 4 (1.44) L. tropica
P. perniciosus 120 15 135 5.09 - -
P. papatasi 18 18 36 1.35 - -
P. langeroni 10 10 20 0.75 - -
P. ariasi 1 4 5 0.18 - -
P. chabaudi 0 1 1 0.03 - -
S. antennata 2 0 2 0.07 - -
S. minuta 0 3 3 0.11 - -
S. drefussi 0 1 1 0.03 - -
Total 1196 1454 2650 100 7 -