Cimex lectularius

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Noun1.Cimex lectularius - bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human bloodCimex lectularius - bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood
hemipteran, hemipteron, hemipterous insect, bug - insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
Cimex, genus Cimex - type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
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Furthermore, the target Spbtry70 nucleotide and protein sequences shared no similarity or identity with those of other insects, except for Cimex lectularius L.
Cimex lectularius, commonly known as bed bugs, have plagued the world for centuries.
Bed bugs belong to the family Cimicidae and there are two species involved in the modern resurgence; the Common bed bug, Cimex lectularius and the Tropical bed bug, Cimex hemipterus.
The bedbug, Cimex lectularius, has re-established itself as a human parasite across a large part of the world, according to the paper.
A team of international researchers recently sequenced the genome of the common bed bug Cimex lectularius, illuminating the genetics that may be responsible for their increased resistance.
In the present study we tested the susceptibility of the bed bug, Cimex lectularius L.
During the last decade, the hematophagous arthropod Cimex lectularius, known commonly as the bed bug, has undergone a major resurgence in the U.
The developmental stages for bed bugs, Cimex lectularius, are, from left to right, egg, nymphal instars 1 through 5, and adult.
En el caso de la chinche Cimex lectularius, a la que Wolbachia suministra vitamina B (Hosokawa et al.
Phylogenetic characterization of two transovarially transmitted endosymbionts of the bedbug Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera: Cimicidae).