Molecular evidence indicates that Phlebotomus major sensu lato (Diptera: Psychodidae) is the vector species of the recently-identified sandfly fever Sicilian virus variant: sandfly fever turkey virus.


Ergunay K., Erisoz K., Kocak T., Turan M., Ozkul A., Alten B.

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