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Related to cimex: Cimex hemipterus, Cemex

ci·mex

 (sī′mĕks′)
n. pl. cim·i·ces (sĭm′ĭ-sēz′)
An insect of the genus Cimex, which includes the bedbugs.

[Latin cīmex, bedbug.]

cimex

(ˈsaɪmɛks)
n, pl cimices (ˈsɪmɪˌsiːz)
(Animals) any of the heteropterous insects of the genus Cimex, esp the bedbug
[C16: from Latin: bug]

ci•mex

(ˈsaɪ mɛks)

n., pl. cim•i•ces (ˈsɪm əˌsiz)
any bedbug of the genus Cimex.
[1575–85; < New Latin, Latin cīmex bedbug]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cimex - type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugsCimex - type genus of the Cimicidae: bedbugs
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Cimicidae, family Cimicidae - wingless flat-bodied bloodsucking insects
bed bug, bedbug, chinch, Cimex lectularius - bug of temperate regions that infests especially beds and feeds on human blood
References in periodicals archive ?
Cimex hemipterus was first documented in Gainesville, Florida, in 1938 with several other reports of this species across the state occurring in the 1930s and early 1940s, including in Alachua, Pinellas, Polk, and Sarasota counties (Hixson 1943).
La plataforma de Inteligencia de Negocios de Microsoft ha sido seleccionada para la presente investigacion por las facilidades que posee, su utilizacion en innumerables soluciones computacionales a nivel mundial y en CIMEX como caso particular, donde se cuenta con mas de 8 anos de experiencias.
The resurgence of bedbugs, Cimex spp (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) in Australia, Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Urban Pests.
Aims of this study were: to record the resistance status of Cimex lectularius L.
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The present investigation analysed the individual growth of Drepanotrema cimex in Arenalcito pond (34[degrees]11' S, 58[degrees]15' W), Martin Garcia Island Natural Reserve of Multiple Uses, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.
Uncertainty over the future currency system could give rise to speculation, warns Emilio Morales, former director of marketing for CIMEX SA, Cuba's largest company in the retail and wholesale business.
The developmental stages for bed bugs, Cimex lectularius, are, from left to right, egg, nymphal instars 1 through 5, and adult.
The company also offers the Cimex Eradicator commercial-grade bedbug eradicator.
Cimex Eradicator will be available after the company completes EPA registration.
Phylogenetic characterization of two transovarially transmitted endosymbionts of the bedbug Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera: Cimicidae).
A los laboratorios de Biomineralogia y Biohidrometalurgia, CIMEX, preparacion de rocas y carbones de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia, sede Medellin y al INGEOMINAS, Medellin.