Taxon profile


Glossina morsitans Westwood, 1851

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Glossinidae - tsetse fly »  genus Glossina - tsetse fly »  subgenus Morsitans


Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Trypanosoma congolense Broden, 1904, Trypanosoma brucei brucei Plimmer & Bradford, 1899, Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense Stephens & Fantham, 1910

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Glossina morsitans centralis Machado, 1970
subspecies Glossina morsitans morsitans Westwood, 1851
subspecies Glossina morsitans submorsitans Newstead, 1910

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Glossina_morsitans]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Glossina morsitans Westwood]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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