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Fig. 3 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 3

From: Distribution, genetic characteristics and public health implications of Triatoma rubrofasciata, the vector of Chagas disease in Guangxi, China

Fig. 3

Morphology of Triatoma rubrofasciata. a An adult male (left) and female (right). b Morphological characteristics of T. rubrofasciata: 1, there is an orange-red margin along the outer edge of the abdomen as well as the side of the pronotum; 2, the pronotum is dark brown or black and conspicuously granulose; 3, the scutellum is wide at the base and tapers to the tip; 4, the head is uniformly dark and heavily granulose dorsally; 5, the 1st segment of antenna surpasses the head

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