Triatominae

A subfamily of assassin bugs (REDUVIIDAE) that are obligate blood-suckers of vertebrates. Included are the genera TRIATOMA; RHODNIUS; and… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
The subfamily Triatominae (Hemiptera, Reduviidae), vectors of Chagas disease, includes over 140 species. Karyotypic information… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Of the currently known 140 species in the family Reduviidae, subfamily Triatominae, those which are most important as vectors of… (More)
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2009
2009
In all, 40 native triatomine species and subspecies occur in NA, belonging to six genera from the Triatomini (Triatoma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Over the last 10 years, Uruguay, Chile and Brazil have been certified as being free from disease transmission by Triatoma… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Chagas disease is caused by the parasitic protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi and transmitted by insects in the family Reduviidae… (More)
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2002
2002
Large-scale trials of a trapping system designed to collect silvatic Triatominae are reported. Live-baited adhesive traps were… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Trypanosoma cruzi multiplies and differentiates in the digestive tract of triatomine insects. These insects ingest an enormous… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Triatomine bug species such as Microtriatoma trinidadensis, Eratyrus mucronatus, Belminus herreri, Panstrongylus lignarius, and… (More)
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2000
2000
In this paper we summarize the systematics of the 130 currently recognized species of Triatominae and the key features of their… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The Triatominae represent a subfamily of the Reduviidae defined on the basis of their bloodsucking habit and associated… (More)
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