conenose bug


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Noun1.conenose bug - large bloodsucking bugconenose bug - large bloodsucking bug    
assassin bug, reduviid - a true bug: long-legged predacious bug living mostly on other insects; a few suck blood of mammals
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Habitat management to reduce human exposure to Trypanosoma cruzi and western conenose bugs (Triatoma protracta).
PREVALENCE OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI IN CONENOSE BUGS (TRIATOMA SANGUISUGA) FROM SELECTED PERIDOMESTIC AREAS IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.
This material covers ants, bees, beetles, bed bugs, conenose bugs, wheel bugs, caterpillars, centipedes, cockroaches, earwigs, flies, lice, millipedes, mites, mosquitoes, moths, pentastomes (tongue worms), scorpions, spiders, ticks, and wasps.