volume 37, issue 2, P209-225 2008
DOI: 10.1590/s1519-566x2008000200017
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Abstract: ABSTRACT -Due to the spread of the Visceral leishmaniasis in Brazilian territory, this research was undertaken with the objective to identify the sandfl y fauna and aspects of the species' behavior in forest and anthropic environments in Paraná State, Brazil. The sandfl y captures were sporadically carried out in 37 municipalities of the Paraná state, during the period from March 2004 to November 2005. Each municipality was once visited, when Falcão traps were installed during three consecutive nights in fore…

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