Dipetalogaster maxima bug

Dipetalogaster maxima bug

C038/7100 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 7.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Dipetalogaster maxima bug, macrophotograph. This insect is classified as a kissing bug (subfamily: Triatominae). Feeding on blood, it originally fed on lizards, but now commonly feeds on humans and domestic animals as well. It is often infected with and can transmit the parasite causing Chagas disease. Magnification: x5 when printed at 10 centimetres across.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, animal, biological, biology, blood sucking, chagas disease, dipetalogaster maxima, entomological, entomology, fauna, insect, kissing bug, macrophotograph, macrophotography, nature, no-one, nobody, one, parasite transmission, single, triatominae, trypanosoma cruzi, vector, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.