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Table 1 Climatic variables associated with presence records of Lutzomyia intermedia and Lutzomyia neivai

From: Species-specific ecological niche modelling predicts different range contractions for Lutzomyia intermedia and a related vector of Leishmania braziliensis following climate change in South America

  Lutzomyia intermedia Lutzomyia neivai Differencea
  Min. Median Mean Max. Min. Median Mean Max. W P
Annual mean temperature (°C) 16.5 22.8 22.41 27.6 15.9 21.1 21.05 25.1 55,316 < 0.001
Diurnal range of temperature (°C) 6.3 10.55 10.57 14.2 7.2 12.3 12 15 19,292 < 0.001
Temperature seasonality (standard deviation) 4 19.56 19.48 33.44 2.93 28.83 36.66 50.98 10,558 < 0.001
Annual precipitation (mm) 601 1324 1368 2525 567 1345 1320 2013 38,144 0.918
Precipitation seasonality (coefficient of variation) 14 62 61.87 104 6 46 50.31 95 49,294 < 0.001
Precipitation of warmest quarter (mm) 18 488 497.3 948 198 487 490.5 782 39,243 0.489
  1. aStatistical significance given by Wilcoxon rank sum tests (W)