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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

Light Trap

Caption: This light trap on Panama's Barro Colorado Island lures sand flys that carry leishmaniasis, as well as other insects.

Credit: Provided by Dianne de la Cruz

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Related news release: Sand fly barcoding in Panama reveals Leishmania strain and its potential control

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