Triatominae


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Triatominae

[trī·ə′täm·ə‚nē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The kissing bugs, a subfamily of hemipteran insects in the family Reduviidae, distinguished by a long, slender rostrum.
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cruzi (17,18); then, we understand that such data would be important as an initial screening in different strains, particularly those recently isolated from triatominae and mammalian host.
Baja California Triatominae (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) and their hosts (Rodentia: Cricetidae).
Col RCM Reduviinae Leogorrus 1 2 0 2 Zelurus 0 0 0 0 Saicinae Oncerotrachelus 2 1 0 0 Emesinae Phasmatocoris 1 0 0 1 Ghilianella 0 3 0 1 Harpactorinae Sinea 0 0 0 1 Heza 0 0 0 0 Calliclopius 0 0 0 0 Apiomerus 0 3 0 1 Notocyrtus 0 0 0 0 Debilia 0 0 0 0 Ricolla 0 1 0 0 Periratinae Rasabus 0 0 0 1 Melanolestes 0 0 0 0 Triatominae Panstrongylus 0 0 0 0 Ectrichodiinae Rhiginia sp1 0 0 0 0 Rhiginia sp2 0 1 0 0 Vesciinae Pessoaia 0 0 0 0 Stenopodaine Oncocephalus 0 0 0 0 Riqueza de generos 3 0 No.
Phylogeny of the Triatominae (Hemiptera: Reduviidae): Proposal for taxonomic arrangements.
The Triatominae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae) of Veracruz, Mexico: geographical distribution, taxonomic redescriptions, and a key.
A checklist of the current valid species of the subfamily Triatominae Jeannel, 1919 (Hemiptera, Reduviidae) and their geographical distribution, with nomenclatural and taxonomic notes.
It is thought that the blood-sucking Triatominae are generally poorly differentiated from predatory reduviids, both in body shape and habitat, all suggestive that they have evolved to the blood-sucking habit relatively recently (Schofield 2000).
De manera especifica, para el estudio y control de mosquitos de los generos Aedes, Anopheles, Culex (Diptera: Culiciadae); Lutzomyia (Diptera: Psychodidae), asi como de los triatominae (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), y de las garrapatas, se debe tener en cuenta el componente espacial, tanto a nivel local o microclimatico, como a nivel regional o macroclimatico.
Aun cuando las condiciones microambientales son las que afectan de modo directo las propiedades biologicas de las poblaciones de Triatominae, diferentes estudios mostraron que las condiciones medidas a mayores escalas espaciales pueden resultar utiles indicadores que estan asociados directa o indirectamente a la biologia poblacional de las especies.
He verified that the insect, Triatominae (in popular English, assassin or kissing bug), was the vector of a hitherto unknown disease associated with a series of clinical manifestations, especially cardiopathy, cretinism, and hyper thyroidism.
Charles Chagas identified triatominae insects as carriers of the parasite around 1909 in the state of Minas Gerai's, Brazil.
A doenca e transmitida, principalmente, pelas fezes dos insetos vetores da familia Reduviidae, subfamilia Triatominae (SHOFIELD & DIAS, 1991; PRATA, 1994).