SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.10 issue6A modification of the indirect fluorescence test (IFT) for ParacoccidioidomycosisCapillaria hepatica, estudo da incidência em ratos de Salvador, Bahia, e dados imunopatológicos preliminares author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

Share


Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical

Print version ISSN 0037-8682

Abstract

MELLO, Dalva A.. Biology of Triatominae (Reduviidae Hemiptera) from North of Formosa County (Goiás-Brazil) I. Length of life cycle of Triatoma sordida (Stal. 1859). Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop. [online]. 1976, vol.10, n.6, pp.327-331. ISSN 0037-8682.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0037-86821976000600003.

In the present paper the life cycle of Triatoma sordida was studied. The mean length from egg to adult was 213 days. The mean length in days from each stage was: 24.3 (± 1.30) for the first. 32.8 (± 1.45) (2nd), 36.1 (± 1.50) (3rd), 44.6 (± 1.85) (4th) and 52.0 (± 1.92) (5th). The mean egg incubation períod was 23.2 (± 1.40). Overall mortality was 18.8% and egg viability was 82.5%.

        · abstract in Portuguese     · text in English     · English ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License