Not a Kissing Bug: Invasive Western Conifer-Seed Bug Causes Undue Alarm

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As the western conifer-seed bug has arrived in South America, its resemblance to kissing bugs has caused a stir, as members of the public have readily mistaken the two. Researchers in Chile recommend accessible identification keys and educational materials to better inform both health professionals and the public.

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Source: Entomology Today

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