Tsetse flies of East Africa update
CitationInternational Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology. Tsetse flies of East Africa update. Occurrence dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/wgzin9 accessed via GBIF.org on 2018-09-25.
DescriptionThe 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.
ContactsDr. Fabian Haas
administrative point of contact