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Table 3 Number and percentage of bloodmeal sources of P. orientalis collected from different habitats and detected by Cyt b PCR-RLB

From: Host-feeding preference of Phlebotomus orientalis (Diptera: Psychodidae) in an endemic focus of visceral leishmaniasis in northern Ethiopia

Sources of bloodmeal Indoor Peri-domestic Agricultural field
Bovine 4(20) 71(66.36) 17(44.74)
Human 5(25) 7(6.54) 10 (26.32)
Goat 2(10) 1(0.93) 5(13.16)
Sheep 0 0 1(2.63)
Camel 0 0 1(2.63)
Human-Bovine 3(15) 4 (3.74) 0
Human-Bovine-Goat 3(15) 0 0
Human-Bovine-Goat-Camel 1(5) 0 0
Bovine-Goat 0 1(0.93) 0
Bovine-Sheep 0 0 1(2.63)
Unidentified 2(10) 23(21.5) 3(7.89)
Total (+cyt b PCR) 20 107 38
Negative 0 12 3
Total (tested) 20 119 41