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Erratum to: An ecological study of sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the vicinity of Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Maranhão, Brazil

  • Adalberto Alves Pereira Filho1Email author,
  • Maria da Conceição Abreu Bandeira2,
  • Raquel Silva Fonteles2,
  • Jorge Luiz Pinto Moraes2,
  • Camila Ragonezi Gomes Lopes3,
  • Maria Norma Melo1 and
  • José Manuel Macário Rebêlo2
Parasites & Vectors20158:603

Received: 9 November 2015

Accepted: 9 November 2015

Published: 20 November 2015

The original article was published in Parasites & Vectors 2015 8:442

Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained a mistake. In Figure 1, panels C and D were inadvertently included as duplicates of panel B. The correct Figure 1, with the correct panels C and D is included below.
Fig. 1

Localization of the Brazilian State of Maranhão and the municipalities in which the Lençóis Maranhenses National Park is situated a. Spatial arrangement of the sampling sites located at Riachão in the municipality of Santo Amaro b, and at Manoelzinho (c) and Palmeira dos Eduardos (d) located in the municipality of Barreirinhas



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Authors’ Affiliations

Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
Departamento de Biologia, Centro de Ciências Biológicas e da Saúde, Universidade Federal do Maranhão
Departamento de Cartografia, Instituto de Geociências, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais


  1. Pereira Filho AA, Bandeira Mda C, Fonteles RS, Moraes JL, Lopes CR, Melo MN, et al. An ecological study of sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in the vicinity of Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Maranhão, Brazil. Parasites & Vectors. 2015;8:442.View ArticleGoogle Scholar


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