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Bug ID Please

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  1. ParanoidOne

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    Posted 8 months ago
    Fri Apr 13 2018 19:08:31

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    So since my last panic episode I've been monitoring but haven't found anything - still monitoring because I'm paranoid.

    Anyway, I'm fairly certain this isn't a bed bug since he was chilling in my window sill when I opened it this afternoon (it's finally nice enough to have open windows!):

    The Bug

    Sorry the picture it a bit blurry. I hit the zoom on my camera to try and get a decent pic. He was super small.

  2. BigDummy

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    Posted 8 months ago
    Mon Apr 16 2018 9:11:56

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    You are correct, not a bed bug.

  3. loubugs

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    Posted 8 months ago
    Mon Apr 16 2018 15:16:47

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    Not sure of the size, but it seems small. Could be a springtail.

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