General Aspects



According to Bächli et al. (2004) Phortica variegata is widespread in Europe and Eastern Asia, and is recorded from Great Britain and Germany. In Scandinavia there are only a few, mostly doubtful, records from Sweden and Finland, another one from Norway and none from Denmark.

Further information

  • Bächli G, Vilela CR, Andersson Escher S, et al.: The Drososphilidae (Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark. Fauna Entomol Scan. 2004, Vol. 39, Brill, Leiden, pp 80-7

Occurrence Maps

Each country has its specific occurrence of CVBDs depending on climate and endemic vectors. See the maps

Clinical Sessions

The following authentic case reports provide insights into selected CVBD cases

View all

Interesting Links

CVBD and parasito­logical relevant websites. More...

CVBD Digest Articles

Findings from the CVBD symposia. More...