Definition of Genus triatoma
1. Noun. Conenoses.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Reduviidae, Reduviidae
Member holonyms: Big Bedbug, Cone-nosed Bug, Conenose, Conenose Bug, Kissing Bug
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Literary usage of Genus triatoma
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1. Sanitary Entomology: The Entomology of Disease, Hygiene and Sanitation by William Dwight Pierce (1921)
"The best discussion in English, with illustrations, of the genus Triatoma (Conorhinus) is given by Patton and Cragg. These bugs live on human and mammalian ..."
2. Animal Parasites and Human Disease by Asa Crawford Chandler (1922)
"By far the most important species are the members of the genus Triatoma (Conorhinus), popularly known as cone-noses, " big" bedbugs and by numerous local ..."
3. Practical Bacteriology, Blood Work and Animal Parasitology: Including by Edward Rhodes Stitt (1918)
"Some consider this bug to belong to the genus Triatoma. The insects may live for more than a year and tend to remain in the same house where FIG. ..."
4. Medical and Veterinary Entomology: A Textbook for Use in Schools and by William Brodbeck Herms (1915)
"(also referred to the genus Triatoma), and succeeded in transmitting it through the cone-nose to rodents. As reported, the incubation period (after the ..."
5. The Diagnostics and Treatment of Tropical Diseases by Edward Rhodes Stitt (1919)
"Some consider this bug to belong to the genus Triatoma. The insects may live for more than a year and tend to remain in the same house where they may have ..."
6. Scientific Investigations by Great Britain Fishery Board for Scotland, Fishery Board for Scotland (1900)
"possessing a posterior sucker having fewer or more rays should be discovered. genus triatoma, Cuvier (1829). ..."