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Cimex lectularius  (Common Bed Bug)

Photo of Cimex lectularius by Public Domain
© Public Domain (Photo ID #14754)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location United States Photographer Public Domain
Photo Date Upload Date October 04, 2011
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 14754
Notes Public Domain Photo. Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States Department of Health and Human Services, provided by CDC/ Harvard University, Dr. Gary Alpert; Dr. Harold Harlan; Richard Pollack. Photo Credit: Piotr Naskrecki. This 2006 photograph depicted an oblique-dorsal view of a bed bug nymph (?), Cimex lectularius, as it was in the process of ingesting a blood meal from the arm of a “voluntary” human host.

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