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2013-08-27 23:32:22

A senior housing in North Carolina was forced to spend $100K to kill bed bugs, said a report. In response to that, My Cleaning Products introduced a cheaper solution to bed bug infestation. Greenville, NC (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Another senior housing was infested by the blood-feeding bed bugs. News website witn.com reported the infestation on August 23, 2013. But learning that the critters got the facility spending too big for the elimination process, My Cleaning Products suggested to...

Hide, Ambush, Kill, Eat: Lethocerus Patruelis Has Dexterous, Vicious Hunting Practices
2013-07-31 13:09:17

Pensoft Publishers [ Watch The Video: Small Fish Attacked By Giant Water Bug Larva ] A new study provides a detailed information on karyotype and reproductive system of the species, the distribution, including rare video of their dexterous and vicious hunting practices The giant water bug Lethocerus patruelis is the largest European true bug and the largest European water insect. The adult bugs reach an impressive 8 cm in length, and the largest representatives of the same family are...

2013-07-19 23:20:27

The heat wave has brought out bed bugs at much greater levels than the usual problems the New York's region's consumers and businesses have during bed bug season. Fairfield, NJ (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 July’s heat wave has raised New Yorkers’ concerns about staying cool and safe, while avoiding dehydration and power failures. It’s also brought out the New York region’s least wanted problem - bed bugs. Bell Environmental, a leading pest control company that serves the New York...

2013-06-25 23:15:48

Experts warn that the recent record payout awarded to a Maryland woman is just the beginning of what’s to come in bed bug litigation. Although bed bug lawsuits nationwide have increased exponentially over the past few years, it is the most recent bed bug settlement that has landlords taking notice. Lawrenceville, NJ (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Experts warn that the recent $800,000 record payout awarded to a Maryland woman this month (as reported by the Baltimore Sun on May 31) is just the...

2013-06-19 23:17:26

New Chicago ordinance requires landlords and tenants to share the responsibility when bed bugs are identified. Chicago pest control company - Bird-X, Inc. - comments on the legislation and the costs associated with bed bug infestation, claiming that "the best solution is monitoring and prevention." Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Chicago is cracking down on bed bugs. New legislation out of the 31st, 48th and 50th Chicago Wards will require landlords to exterminate any and all reported...

2013-06-06 23:42:28

Bed Bug Exterminators on Long Island, GotchA! recently talks about bed bug prevention on their website. Long Island, New York (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Today, Gotcha Bed Bug Inspectors, a Long Island based bed bug Inspection Company would like to talk about bed bug prevention and provide you tips on how to avoid your home from becoming infested with bed bugs. The company services Long Island, Queens, New York City, Brooklyn, Rockland County, and Staten Island. They serve other areas also upon...

2013-05-09 23:28:10

The return of bed bugs to the US has created a small panic in the minds of hotel establishments and residential homeowners alike. The threat is real and growing, but solutions are few and hard to find. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 With travel on the rise, both internationally and domestically, bed bugs in the US are at levels not seen since before WWII. In a recent post, PestWorld.com stated, 95 percent of U.S. based professional pest management companies have encountered a...


Latest Bug Reference Libraries

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2005-09-09 11:58:43

Reduviidae is a family of predatory insects in the suborder Heteroptera. It includes assassin bugs and wheel bugs (genera include Arilus, Melanolestes, Psellipus, Reduvius, Rhiginia, Sinea, Triatoma, and Zelus), ambush bugs (genera include Apiomerus and Phymata), and thread-legged bugs (the subfamily Emesinae, including the genus Emesaya). Physical characteristics There are more than 150 species in North America alone, with species existing all over the world. Adult bugs often range...

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2005-08-25 11:19:50

The Madagascar hissing cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa) is a large cockroach which is originally from the island of Madagascar off the African coast. They are large and wingless and grow up to 2.5" in length and are brown to black in color. The insect makes a hissing sound for communication. They can live up to two years. It is a very popular pet because of its hissing sound and large size, and interesting appearance. It has become a popular insect in Hollywood movies, featured...

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2005-08-25 11:12:07

The Jerusalem cricket (Stenopelmatus) is a genus of large, flightless insects native to western United States, along the Pacific Coast, and south into Mexico. Because of its large, human-like head, it is commonly called the nino de la tierra (Spanish for "child of the earth"), or wó see ts'inii (Navajo for "skull insect"). It is also often called the potato bug, or alternatively the old bald-headed man. Despite their name, Jerusalem crickets are not true crickets. Also, Potato bugs are...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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