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  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Insecta
  • Order: Hemiptera
  • Superfamily: Cimicoidea
  • Family: Cimicidae
  • Conservation status: Least concern
  • Length: (5-7 mm or 3/16 - 1/4 inch)
  • Lifespan: about 2 weeks
  • Reproduction: 500 Eggs
bedbug insect

Nasty bug, even more abominable than lice because not only suck the blood of man, but shoot the juice so nifty that you just washing with soap can remove it from your fingers.

He meets everybody, because in our country is widespread both in the mountains and in fairs, homes dirty, uncleaned often, wherever whole pile of people.

Food Bedbug

Bedbug feeds during the night. His favorite food is human blood; not refuse any animal blood. In hot weather sucks blood every two days, and when temperatures drop once a week.

The suction process takes 5-10 minutes. Bedbug seek suitable surface using the suction blood sucker body found in the end.

It's a monster on how greedy as it is resistant. Can stay hungry and a half year without dying. Gets a transparent scale, but still moving. When he found the loot, especially the poor man, suck suck until they swell as a "bottle".

Then everything as slowly came barely feel the skin returns to its place, slowly devoured their food. If it seems like way too long to the bed of the man that I can smell the sweat, bedbug is let off the bridge or beam, the bedding off the bed.

Features Bedbug

Suction favorite places are ankles, neck and wrist area. Itching occurs after a few hours. Nature has an obligation to settle in one place and, as long as it has all necessary conditions for a regular diet, will hardly leave the area.

Despite bedbug feeds on human blood, this insect does not transmit disease from person to person. The most common disorders encountered are stress, insomnia and anxiety.

Avoid light. During the day they hide in dark places, protected from wind and noise, such as various cracks, bends, narrow crevices, back and belly where direct contact with the wall hideout.

Ascunzatoarele are varied. He likes to move in the upward direction; so often we meet in the photo frame, the canopies and chandeliers or in crevices of walls.

It also feels good in bed or around mobilierele tapestry upholstered, and between books or clothes. Sensory organs are not well developed. Does not like wet places or steam.

Species bedbug

Reproduction Bedbug

Multiply the way out. The woman small eggs give 50 as nits, of which up to 2 weeks and out chicken; it needs to molt several times before multiply.

Therefore the nests of bedbugs, there are many skins and few bedbugs.

The first trench bedbugs not perish, but clothing chitin, left to moult.

Did you know that:

Not all bedbugs look the same, and not all fly.

Pictures Bedbug insect

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