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Family Reduviidae - Assassin Bugs


On two new genera of American “Reduviinae,” with a key and notes on others (Reduviidae, Hemiptera)
By H. Lent & P. Wygodzinsky
Revista Brasileira de Biologia, 8: 43-55, 1948

Tagalis inornata cubensis McAtee & Malloch (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Reduviidae: Saicinae): First record from the continental US
By Blinn R.L.
Zootaxa 1912: 66–68, 2008

Synopsis of the Saicinae (Heteroptera: Reduviidae) of America north of Mexico, with the description of a new species of Saica...
By Blinn R.L.
J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 102: 62-66, 1994
Full title: Synopsis of the Saicinae (Heteroptera: Reduviidae) of America north of Mexico, with the description of a new species of Saica from the eastern United States

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Lentireduvius, a new genus of Peiratinae from Brazil, with a key to the New World genera (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)
By Cai W., Taylor S.J.
Zootaxa 1360: 51-60, 2006

Trypanosoma cruzi and Chagas' Disease in the United States
By Bern C., Kjos S., Yabsley M., Montgomery S.P.
Clin. microbiol. rev. 24: 655-681, 2011

Revision of the Triatominae (Hemiptera, Reduviidae), and their significance as vectors of Chagas' disease
By H. Lent & P. Wygodzinsky
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 163: 1-520, 1979

Hemiptera-Heteroptera de México V. Revisión de la subfamilia Hammacerinae (Reduviidae)
By H. Brailovsky
Anales del Instituto de Biología. UNAM. Serie zoología, 51(1): 113-122, 1980

Revision of the American bugs of the reduviid subfamily Ploiariinae
By McAtee W.L., Malloch J.R.
Proc. U.S.N.M. 67: 1-135, 1925