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1 September 2014 Bed Bugs Are Back and Also Arriving is the Southernmost Record of Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) in South America
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The arrival and establishment of the bed bug Cimex lectularius L., 1755 in Magallanes Region (Chile) is reported. The present record is the southernmost for this species in America. The circumstances that provided for the species reaching this southern locality are discussed.

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Eduardo I. Faúndez and Máriom A. Carvajal "Bed Bugs Are Back and Also Arriving is the Southernmost Record of Cimex lectularius (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) in South America," Journal of Medical Entomology 51(5), 1073-1076, (1 September 2014). https://doi.org/10.1603/ME13206
Received: 15 October 2013; Accepted: 1 June 2014; Published: 1 September 2014
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