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Triatoma rubrofasciata

Key characteristics:

  1. Orange-red margin on outer edge of abdomen, extending horizontally between segments
  2. 1st antennal segment surpasses tip of head
  3. Short hairs on mouthparts becoming progressively longer towards tip
  4. Scutellum broad, triangular to tip
  5. Orange-red margin on sides of pronotum
  6. Abdomen flattened longitudinally underneath

Estimated U.S. Distribution

  • Page last reviewed: July 19, 2013
  • Page last updated: November 2, 2010
  • Content source:
    • Global Health - Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria
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