Tsetse flies of East Africa update

Occurrence dataset published by International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology

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Tsetse flies of East Africa update

Description

The dataset contains location data of preserved specimens in the icipe collection of the Tsetse flies of genus Glossina. Tsetse flies, correctly just Tsetse, are the insect vector for a number of disease, such as the Sleeping Sickness in humans or Surra and Nagana in cattle, antelopes, horses and others. The protozoan actually causing the disease is a species of Trypanosoma, causing a trypanosomiasis.

Technical contact
Dr. Fabian Haas
Administrative contact
Dr. Fabian Haas

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International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology

Registration Date

May 4, 2010

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378 Georeferenced data