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Table 2 Number (n) and percentage (%) of sand flies collected in three indigenous villages (V1V3) in Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil, from March 2015 to March 2016, according to species and sex. Sex ratio (female:male) is also provided

From: Home sweet home: sand flies find a refuge in remote indigenous villages in north-eastern Brazil, where leishmaniasis is endemic

Species Guarda (V1) Santana (V2) Afetos (V3)
Female Male Total Sex ratio Female Male Total Sex ratio Female Male Total Sex ratio
n % n % n % n % n % n % n % n % n %
Micropygomyia capixaba 31 4.5 7 0.7 38 2.2 4.4 3 1.6 0 0.0 3 0.8 nc 36 3.0 1 0.0 37 1.0 36.0
Evandromyia evandroi 32 4.6 2 0.2 34 2.0 16.0 9 4.8 1 0.5 10 2.5 9.0 17 1.4 3 0.1 20 0.6 5.7
Micropygomyia villelai 4 0.6 11 1.1 15 0.9 0.4 3 1.6 0 0.0 3 0.8 nc 13 1.1 5 0.2 18 0.5 2.6
Nyssomyia intermedia a 10 1.4 14 1.4 24 1.4 0.7 1 0.5 2 1.0 3 0.8 0.5 26 2.1 36 1.5 62 1.7 0.7
Evandromyia lenti 50 7.2 125 12.5 175 10.3 0.4 12 6.4 28 13.6 40 10.2 0.4 28 2.3 65 2.8 93 2.6 0.4
Lutzomyia longipalpis a 70 10.1 126 12.6 196 11.6 0.6 0 0.0 5 2.4 5 1.3 0.0 5 0.4 24 1.0 29 0.8 0.2
Migonemyia migonei a 483 69.8 704 70.5 1187 70.2 0.7 154 82.4 163 79.1 317 80.7 0.9 1073 88.0 2176 93.1 3249 91.4 0.5
Evandromyia sallesi 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 nc 2 1.1 1 0.5 3 0.8 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 nc
Micropygomyia schreiberi 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 nc 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.3 nc 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.1 nc
Sciopemyia sordellii 7 1.0 6 0.6 13 0.8 1.2 2 1.1 4 1.9 6 1.5 0.5 0 0.0 10 0.4 10 0.3 0.0
Micropygomyia trinidadensis 5 0.7 4 0.4 9 0.5 1.3 0 0.0 2 1.0 2 0.5 0.0 19 1.6 17 0.7 36 1.0 1.1
Total 692 40.9 999 59.1 1691 30.0 0.7 187 47.6 206 52.4 393 7.0 0.9 1219 34.3 2337 65.72 3556 63.0 0.5
  1. aProven vector species [24]
  2. Abbreviation: nc, not calculated