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Table 4 Phlebotomine specimens captured at three sampling sites in Oiapoque, Amapá, Brazil (2015–2016), tested by ELISA for blood sources and found positive for at least one antiserum from the available panel

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

No. Species Site Method Blood sourcea
1 Nyssomyia umbratilis III CDC canopy Bird
2 Nyssomyia umbratilis III CDC canopy Bird
3 Psychodopygus claustrei I CDC ground Dog, opossum, rodent
4 Psychodopygus claustrei I CDC ground Armadillo
5 Bichromomyia flaviscutellata I CDC canopy Bird
6 Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis I CDC canopy Armadillo
7 Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis II CDC canopy Armadillo
8 Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis II CDC canopy Armadillo
9 Evandromyia infraspinosa I CDC ground Armadillo
10 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Bird
11 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Bird
12 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Bird
13 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Dog, opossum
14 Psychodopygus squamiventris maripaensis I Shannon Armadillo
15 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Bird
16 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Bird, dog, armadillo
17 Nyssomyia umbratilis I CDC canopy Bird
18 Nyssomyia umbratilis I CDC ground Man
19 Nyssomyia umbratilis I Tree bases Armadillo
20 Nyssomyia umbratilis b I CDC canopy Bird
  1. Abbreviations: I Vila: Vitória Road, II Highway BR156-Km6, III Clevelândia do Norte Road
  2. aAntisera panel: dog, bird, opossum, man, armadillo and rodent
  3. bPositive sample with flagellates morphologically compatible with Leishmania sp.