Encyclopedia of Parasitology

Living Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Fly Belt

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4678-1

This term describes the region of about 11 million square kilometres in Africa where so-called Tsetse flies of the genus Glossina occur being able to transmit Trypanosoma brucei brucei and related species.

Keywords

Related Species Trypanosoma Brucei Genus Glossina 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany