family Reduviidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Reduviidae - assassin bugs
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
assassin bug, reduviid - a true bug: long-legged predacious bug living mostly on other insects; a few suck blood of mammals
Arilus, genus Arilus - a genus of Reduviidae
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zerumbet and other plant species, notably 1,8-cineol and terpinen-4-ol, exhibited activity against hematophagous insects such as Triatoma infestans and Rhodnius prolixus, belonging to the family Reduviidae [14-18].
Some of the insects found in orchards comprise: Green lacewings (family Chrysopidea); hover flies (family Syrphidae); robber flies (family Asilidae); long-legged flies (family Dolichopodidae); insidious flower bug/ Orius insidiosus (family Anthocoridae); mirid bug (family Miridae); assassin bug and ambush bug (family Reduviidae); damsel bug (family Nabidae); spined soldier brig (family Pentatomidae); ladybird beetles/ladybugs that include spidermite destroyer, seven spot, Asian, convergent, etc.

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