TITLE

Rhodnius prolixus

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1912
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Rhodnius prolixus" is presented. It refers to the bloodsucking insect that transmits South American trypanosomiasis to humans. It is colloquially called the kissing bug.
ACCESSION #
21244279

 

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