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Table 2 Prevalence of Phlebotomus species collected by sticky traps in 4 urban sites of Catania city (Sicily, Italy) in 2006 and 2013

From: Persistence of phlebotomine Leishmania vectors in urban sites of Catania (Sicily, Italy)

Site no. Specimens (MM) P. perniciosus(MM) P. neglectus(MM) P. sergenti(MM)
2006     
9* 89 (75) 89 (75) 0 0
35 247 (228) 210 (197) 35 (29) 2 (2)
36** 84 (70) 79 (68) 2 (1) 3 (1)
37 202 (185) 105 (101) 5 (5) 92 (79)
Total 622 (558) 483 (441) 42 (35) 97 (82)
%   77.65 6.75 15.59
2013     
9 305 (267) 303 (267) 0 2 (0)
35 85 (81) 75 (71) 8 (8) 2 (2)
36 9 (8) 9 (8) 0 0
37 73 (66) 59 (55) 0 14 (11)
Total 472 (422) 446 (401) 8 (8) 18 (13)
%   94.49 1.69 3.81
  1. (MM = males); *one male of P. mascittii and **one female of P. perfiliewi were also collected.