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Bed bug or termite? Please help!!!

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  1. desikay13

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    Mon Aug 12 2019 18:01:11
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    I just found this on my dryer. I really hope it’s not a bed bug but we’ve been having problems with termites as well. I’m going crazy. It’s all black not red or brown.

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    Mon Aug 12 2019 20:37:20
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    desikay13 - 2 hours ago  » 
    I just found this on my dryer. I really hope it’s not a bed bug but we’ve been having problems with termites as well. I’m going crazy. It’s all black not red or brown.

    Difficult to see all parts, but looks like an de-alate termite reproductive (swarmer). Missing body parts.

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    Posted 1 month ago
    Wed Aug 14 2019 19:02:21
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    That is definitely not a bed bug!


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