Experimental dog during xenodiagnosis.
A. Lu. longipalpis females were placed in a plastic box with an open top covered by a fine nylon mesh and the box was fixed on the inner skin of the dog's ear. B. The whole set was covered with a piece of black tissue for 30 minutes. C. Lu. longipalpis specimens were collected for molecular analysis. Engorged females can be noticed near the nylon mesh.