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Species Triatoma protracta - Western Conenose

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Cimicomorpha
Family Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)
Subfamily Triatominae (Kissing Bugs)
Genus Triatoma (Bloodsucking Conenoses)
Species protracta (Western Conenose)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Triatoma protracta (Uhler)
Orig. Comb: Conorhinus protractus Uhler 1894
13-23 mm (CDC 2013)
see: CDC
sw. US (CA-TX-CO-NV) / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Internet References
species profile - CDC 2013
Works Cited
1.Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs of Canada and the Continental United States
Thomas J. Henry, Richard C. Froeschner. 1988. Brill Academic Publishers.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)