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Simulium metallicum

Synonyms: Simulium avidum; Simulium nitidum; Simulium riveti

Prey / Diet

Homo sapiens (man)[1]


Parasitized by 
Neomesomermis flumenalis <Unverified Name>[2]
Onchocerca volvulus <Unverified Name>[2]


Mexico to n South America, Trinidad;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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