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    • Population Growth Potential of the Bed Bug, Cimex lectularius L.: A Life Table Analysis 

      Polanco, Andrea M.; Brewster, Carlyle C.; Miller, Dini M. (MDPI, 2011-04-29)
      Experimental life tables were constructed and analyzed for three strains of the common bed bug: a pyrethroid-susceptible laboratory strain (HS), a highly resistant field strain (RR), and a field strain with a declining ...
    • Survivorship During Starvation for Cimex lectularius L. 

      Polanco, Andrea M.; Miller, Dini M.; Brewster, Carlyle C. (MDPI, 2011-05-11)
      Four bed bug strains (Cimex lectularius) with different levels of pyrethroid resistance were evaluated to determine their ability to survive extended periods of starvation. First instar bed bugs of all strains were the ...