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EENY 625: A Sand Fly Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz and Neiva) (Insecta: Diptera: Psychodidae: Phlebotominae)

Figure 3. Fourth instar larvae of Lutzomyia longipalpis (Lutz and Neiva), a sand fly. Note the pigmentation of the posterior part of the 9th segment and the presence of two pairs of caudal setae.

Credit: Cristina Ferro, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Colombia