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8) are minute and are laid in cracks and crevices in the environment where the microclimate is high, the female laying several batches of ten to 100 eggs during her lifetime. The minute maggot-like first-stage larva (Fig. 9) can be identified by the presence of one pair of long tail (caudal) bristles, which can be seen through the egg shell during development. The larva increases in size by feeding on microorganisms in its environment, including cast larvae and pupal skins. Second, third and fourth-stage larvae are progressively larger (Fig.

58 The life cycle of a typical calypterate fly is, like aN Diptera, one of complete metamorphosis (Fig. 12). Eggs are laid on decomposing or sound organic matter (Fig. 13) from which maggot-like larvae will hatch (Fig. 14), with a vestigial head tapering anteriorly to pointed mouth hooks (Fig. 15). The posterior end of the maggot is truncated and bears a pair of spiracles on a flattened plate (Fig. 16) . There are usually three larval stages, which feed voraciously and grow considerably in size.

MEDICAL SIGNIFICANCE . v r·_ .. c_" r_ _ c_ ... LIJ5l:fMANJASJ5 V;"4r"l L.. \nColU L. trQpiu . nJ Fig. 13 Distribution of leishmaniasis. muu-,u~ <:; _ f«m •• . 14 (d) Developing leishmaniasis. (a) and (b) Promastigotes; (c) and (d) Amastigotes ((c) in bone marrow; (d) in spleen). 13) and occurs in three distinct clinical forms: visceral (kala-azar), dermal (cutaneous) and mucocutaneous (espundia). 1). Leishmania are taken up by the female sandfly while feeding from an infected host, which can be a wide range of animals including rodents and dogs.

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