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Table 3 Species of tree where immature Phlebotomine sand flies were found

From: Study on natural breeding sites of sand flies (Diptera: Phlebotominae) in areas of Leishmania transmission in Colombia

  Region-locality Phlebotominae sand flies  
Tree species C-SL C-CR C-AG A-RC N Lutzomyia (%) N Brumptomyia (%) Total (%)
1. Pithecellobium dulce - FB X - - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
2. Cordia dentata - BR X - - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
3. Samanea saman - FB X - - - 5 (3.5) - 5 (3.5)
4. Anacardium excelsum - AN X - - - 13 (9.1) - 13 (9.1)
5. Mangifera indica - AC X - - - 5 (3.5) - 5 (3.5)
6. Platymiscium pinnatum - FB X - - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
7. Pseudobombax septenatum - BB X - - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
8. Crescentia cujete - BG X - - - 4 (2.8) - 4 (2.8)
9. Cordia bicolor - BR X - - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
10. Pseudosamanea guachapele - FB X - - - 10 (7.0) - 10 (7.0)
11. Cedrela odorata - ML X - - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
12. Nectandra membranaceae - LR - X - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
13. Myroxylon balsamum - FB - X - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
14. Trichilia acuminata - ML - X - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
15. Aspidosperma megalocarpon - AP - X - - 4 (2.8) - 4 (2.8)
16. Brownea ariza - FB - X - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
17. Soroceae sprucei - MR - X - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
18. Ceiba pentandra - BB - X X X 15 (10.5) 31 (21.8) 46 (32.3)
19. Basiloxylum excelsum - ST - X - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
20. Dilodendron sp. - SP - X - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
21. Heisteria acuminata - OL - X - - 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
22. Albizia nipoides - MM - X - - 1 (0.7) - 1 (0.7)
23. Protium sp. - BS - - - X 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
24. Schizolobium parahyba - FB - - - X 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
25. Vochysia ferruginea - VC - - - X 5 (3.5) 2 (1.4) 7 (4.9)
26. Dialium guianense - FB - - - X 2 (1.4) - 2 (1.4)
27. ND - - - - 19 (13.3) - 19 (13.3)
Total (%) 11 11 1 5 109 (76.7) 33 (23.2) 142 (100)
  1. C-SL: Caribbean region, Sincelejo, C-CR: Caribbean region, Nature reserve Coraza, C-AG Caribbean region, Nature reserve El Aguacate, A-RC: Andean Region, Nature reserve Rio Claro, FB: Fabaceae, BR: Boraginaceae, AN: Anacardiacerae, AC: Anacardiaceae, BB: Bombacaceae, BG: Bignoniaceae, ML: Meliaceae; LR: Lauraceae, AP: Apocinacae, MR: Moraceae, ST: Sterculiaceae, SP: Sapindaceae, OL: Olacaceae, MM: Mimosaceae, BS: Burseraceae, VC: Vochysiaceae. ND: Plant species indeterminate.