Additional file 1.

Ecdysis. This video shows a female during the ecdysis process. Note the contractions of the idiosome, which is driven by regular peristaltic waves, and the exuvia that is being slipped off backwards.

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Dantas-Torres Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:26   doi:10.1186/1756-3305-3-26