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Table 1 Sand fly specimens collected according to the capture method and their positivity to Leishmania spp.

From: Molecular detection of Leishmania DNA and identification of blood meals in wild caught phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) from southern Portugal

  CDC light traps Sitcky papers Total Females
Sand fly species Females Males Females Males Females Males Females + Males Blood fed Gravid Positive
Phlebotomus ariasi 34 8 0 4 34 12 46 3 2 0
Phlebotomus perniciosus 372 305 59 806 431 1111 1542 49 32 1
Phlebotomus papaptasi 1     1   1   1  
Phlebotomus sergenti 27 26 27 94 54 120 174 1 1 0
Sergentomyia minuta 212 149 1655 1192 1867 1341 3208 25 49 2
Total 646 488 1741 2096 2387 2584 4971 78 85 3