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Table 2 Averages for the ten most frequently captured species per hour compiled for the three sampling sites surveyed during four 12-day field expeditions in Oiapoque, Amapá, Brazil (2015–2016). Highest individual values found (above 0.9) are shown in bold

From: Ecological aspects of Phlebotomines (Diptera: Psychodidae) and the transmission of American cutaneous leishmaniasis agents in an Amazonian/ Guianan bordering area

No. Species Capture methoda
CDC ground CDC canopy White Shannon Black Shannon Tree bases Totalb
1 Nyssomyia umbratilis 0.08 0.05 0.96 c 0.74 0.93 c 0.1 0.04 1.16 1.62 0.46
2 Trichopygomyia trichopyga 0.23 0.25 0.11 0.15 0.08 0.08 0.12 0.06 0.44
3 Evandromyia infraspinosa 0.13 0.10 0.13 0.11 0.5c 0.29 0.97 c 0.54 0.04 0.08 0.25
4 Trichophoromyia ininii 0.04 0.04 0.00 0.01 0.04 0.08 0.07
5 Psathyromyia aragaoi 0.02 0.02 0.04 0.02 0.08 0.05
6 Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.00 2.29 c 0.1 0.68c 0.12 0.04 0.03
7 Sciopemyia sordellii 0.02 0.00 0.02 0.01 0.04 0.04 0.12 0.04 0.08 0.03
8 Psychodopygus ayrozai 0.00 0.00 0.04 0.02 0.22c 0.22c 0.02 0.02
9 Micropygomyia rorotaensis 0.01 0.00 0.02 0.01 0.1 0.06 0.16 0.16 0.02
10 Bicrhomomyia flaviscutellata 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.14 0.08 0.1 0.01
  Other species (11–48) 0.05 0.03 0.15 0.09 0.35 0.1 0.22 0.06 0.12 0.29 0.12
  Total 0.62 0.54 1.54 1.21 4.7 0.81 2.75 0.05 1.62 2.16 1.55
  Total (♀ + ♂) 1.17 2.76 5.6 3.6 3.79
  1. aBased on 4608 h CDC ground; 1152 h CDC canopy; 48 h white Shannon; 48 h black Shannon; and 24 h tree bases
  2. bTotal sampling effort: 5880 h
  3. cSpecimens found attempting to bite