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Fig. 3 | Infectious Diseases of Poverty

Fig. 3

From: Taxonomic integrative and phylogenetic identification of the first recorded Triatoma rubrofasciata in Zhangzhou, Fujian Province and Maoming, Guangdong Province, China

Fig. 3

The key morphological characteristics of Triatoma rubrofasciata. a and b: Dorsal and ventral views of the head and thorax of Triatoma rubrofasciata; c: Dorsal view of the abdomen of the female Triatoma rubrofasciata; d: Dorsal view of the abdomen of the male Triatoma rubrofasciata. : Orange-red margin along the outer edge of abdomen and wings; : Orange-red margin along the side of pronotum; : The antennae were located between the compound eyes and clypeus while the 1st segment of antennae surpassed the apex of head; : Mouthpart with a long and straight proboscis covered with short hairs and the hairs became longer towards the tip; : The scutellum was broad and triangular to the tip; : The genital segment of female adult appeared in triangular shape; : The genital segment of male adult was in a broad circular shape

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