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Table 1 Geographical location and year of collection in communities from which parents were used for egg production

From: Triatominae: does the shape change of non-viable eggs compromise species recognition?

Spp. Province, community E Latitude Longitude Altitude Year Parents’ origina Group n
P. c. Loja, Vega del Carmen P -4.1137 -79.5928 1086 2009 Laboratory colony (6th generation) V 34
NV 22
T. c. Loja, Yunga I -4.1225 -79.4284 1622 2015 Field colony (1st generation) V 21
NV 12
P. h. Manabí, Bejuco P -0.99007 -80.3475 134 2007 Laboratory colony (8th generation) V 67
NV 55
R. e. Manabí, Cruz Alta S -1.00149 -80.2705 971 2013 Laboratory colony (4th generation) V 19
NV 14
  1. Abbreviations: P.c. Panstrongylus chinai, P.h. P. howardi, T.c. Triatoma carrioni, R.e. Rhodnius ecuadoriensis, E ecotopes, P peridomicile, I intradomicile, S sylvatic, V viable eggs, NV non-viable eggs, n number of eggs analyzed by group per species. A total of 244 eggs were analyzed
  2. aProvenance of the parents which were used for obtaining the eggs (estimated number of generations according to the life-cycle)