Table 1.

Insects associated with the transmission ofBartonella spp.

SpeciesInsect vector
B. bacilliformisSand flies (Lutzomyias sp.)
B. quintanaHuman body louse (Pedicular humanis)
B. henselaeCat flea (Ctenocephalides felis)
B. vinsonii subsp.vinsoniiVole ear mite (Trombicula miroti)
B. vinsonii subsp. berkhoffiiTicks (species unknown)
B. vinsonii subsp. arupensisDeer tick (Ixodes scapularis)