Chinche


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a.1.Parsimonious; niggardly.
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The natural habitat of the vinchuca--also known as barbeiro (Brazil), pito (Colombia), chinche (Central America)--is hot climates, and it is often found in poor adobe-brick huts and thatched-roof houses, nesting in cracks in walls or in the humid warmth of roofs.
Crops in the country, which is one of the world's biggest exporters of the fruit, have been ravaged by a plague of bugs known locally as Chinche Patas.
Comportamiento y tiempo de desarrollo de la chinche Edessa meditabunda (F.
For millions of people who live or have resided in rural areas in Mexico or Latin America, an inch-long insect known as "la chinche besucona" or "the kissing bug" brings on anything but love.
Patogenicidad de hongos Hyphomycetes sobre Cyrtomenus bergi Froeschner (Hemiptera: Cydnidae) chinche subterranea de la yuca.
Stephanitis blatchleyi, especie descrita en 1925, es un chinche de encaje pocas veces colectado en unas cuantas localidades en la peninsula de Florida; sus plantas hospederas eran desconocidas.
Primer registro para Uruguay de la chinche del eucalipto, Thaumastocoris peregrinus Carpintero y Dellappe, 2006 (Heteroptera: Thaumastocoridae).
DANOS, distribucion y enemigos naturales de la chinche de encaje del aguacate Pseudacysta perseae (Heidemann) (Hemiptera: Tingidae).