Panel A. Classification of Leishmania species. *, +: Synonym; different numbers of star (*) and plus (+) signs mean which species name is the synonym for which original species, Underlined: No final classification. ″L. siamensis″ and L. martiniquensishave been found also in the New World. Leishmania names in quotationmark are unofficial names without formal descriptions. Panel B. Phlebotominae sandfly classification,according to Theodor [6,13], Quate and Fairchild , Theodor and Mesghali, Lewis , Leng , and Young and Duncan .
Citation: The PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases Staff (2016) Correction: A Historical Overview of the Classification, Evolution, and Dispersion of Leishmania Parasites and Sandflies. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 10(6): e0004770. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004770
Published: June 2, 2016
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