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Definition of Cimex lectularius

Cimex Lectularius
Bedbug Bed"bug`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A wingless, bloodsucking, hemipterous insect (Cimex Lectularius), sometimes infesting houses and especially beds. See Illustration in Appendix.
Cimex lectularius
Chinch Chinch, n. [Cf. Sp. chinche, fr. L. cimex.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) The bedbug (Cimex lectularius). 2. (Zo["o]l.) A bug (Blissus leucopterus), which, in the United States, is very destructive to grass, wheat, and other grains; -- also called chiniz, chinch bug, chink bug. It resembles the bedbug in its disgusting odor.

Meaning of Cimex lectularius from wikipedia

- Cimex lectularius is a species of Cimicidae (bed bugs). Its primary hosts are humans, and it is one of the world's major "nuisance pests". Although bed...
- typically feed on the blood of birds and mammals. Two species, Cimex lectularius and Cimex hemipterus, are known as bed bugs and frequently feed on humans...
- bites are caused primarily by two species of insects: Cimex lectularius (the common bed bug) and Cimex hemipterus, found primarily in the tropics. Their size...
- to the most famous member of the family, Cimex lectularius, the common bed bug and its tropical relation Cimex hemipterus. The family contains over 100...
- most highly adapted and thoroughly studied in bed bugs, particularly Cimex lectularius. Traumatic insemination is not limited to male-female couplings, or...
- human blood from around the lips while a person sleeps. The bed bug, Cimex lectularius, is an external parasite of humans. It lives in bedding and is mainly...
- basics of Cimex lectularius. American Entomologist. Vol. 52(2): 99–101) Benoit JB; et al. (2009). "Responses of the bed bug, Cimex lectularius, to temperature...
- Cimex hemipterus, known as the tropical bed bug, is a species of bedbugs within the cimicidae family that primarily resides in tropical climates. However...
- cytogenetic methods and tissue suitability for the study of chromosomes in Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera, Cimicidae)". Comp Cytogenet. 10 (4): 731–752. doi:10...
- The name has been applied to members of the family Cimicidae (e.g. Cimex lectularius, Afrocimex constrictus) and also to members of the family Polyctenidae...
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