Trypanosoma rangeli in salivary gland of Rhodnius pictipes
Trypanosoma rangeli epimastigotes and trypomastigotes from salivary gland of Rhodnius pictipes
Medical vocabulary: What does Trypanosoma rangeli mean
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Trypanosoma rangeli is a species of hemoflagellate excavate parasites of the genus Trypanosoma. Although infecting a variety of mammalian species in a wide geographical area in Central and South America, this parasite is considered as non-pathogenic to these hosts. T. rangeli is transmitted by bite of infected triatomine bugs of the Reduviidae family, commonly known as barbeiro, winchuka (vinchuca), chinche, pito ou chupão.
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