Table 1: Frequency of positive sites and individuals of species of Lutzomyia sandflies identified in forested and peridomiciliary areas in Amarají, Permambuco, Brazil, in 2009. More than one species of Lutzomyia was found at some sites.

SpeciesSites ( 𝑛 = 2 5 5 )Individuals ( 𝑛 = 1 ,361)Total individuals
Peridomicile forestedPeridomicile forested
( 𝑛 = 1 3 0 ) ( 𝑛 = 1 2 5 ) 𝑃 Freq (%) Freq (%) 𝑃 Freq (%)
Freq (%)Freq (%)

L. whitmani69 (82.1)15 (17.9)<0.0011135 (95.0)60 (5.0)<0.0011195 (87.8)
Other species:44 (57.9)32 (42.1)0.4182 (49.4)84 (50.6)1166 (12.2)
L. evandroi22 (66.7)11 (33.3)0.1843 (64.2)24 (35.8)0.1067 (4.9)
L. quinquefer17 (89.5)2 (10.5)0.01523 (88.5)3 (11.5)0.00626 (1.9)
L. complexa1 (10.0)9 (90)0.071 (5.6)17 (94.4)0.00718 (1.3)
L. sordelli0 (0)8 (100)0 (0)16 (100)0.00516 (1.2)
L. tupynambai0 (0)2 (100)0 (0)15 (100)0.00615 (1.1)
L. migonei9 (90.0)1 (10)10 (90.9)1 (9.1)0.0611 (0.8)
L. fischeri2 (66.7)1 (33.3)2 (66.7)1 (33.3)3 (0.2)
L. capixaba1 (33.3)2 (66.7)1 (33.3)2 (66.7)3 (0.2)
L. walkeri0 (0)3 (100)0 (0)3 (100)3 (0.2)
L. naftalekatzi1 (100)0 (0)2 (100)0 (0)2 (0.1)
L. longispina0 (0)2 (100)0 (0)2 (100)2 (0.1)

Total negative (135)48 (35.6)87 (64.4)0.02
Total positive (120)82 (68.3)38 (31.7)0.0051217 (89.4)144 (10.6)<0.0011361 (100)