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Is this a bed bug!?

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  1. fmlimscared

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    Posted 1 week ago
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    Saw this on the floor. It’s a little smushed because I tried to kill it. Please help me! Is this a fed adult bed bug?

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/128Nwm2th-eozE_uSGQVNmgVfexP7lLt0/view?usp=drivesdk

  2. micachica

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    Posted 1 week ago
    Mon Feb 11 2019 23:24:56
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    No. It’s not a bed bug.

  3. fmlimscared

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    Please can I have an expert ID?

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    Doesn't take an expert to see that's 100% not a bed bug. Look at it's body segmentation. Kinda looks like an earwig but Lou can tell you exactly what it is.

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    SalsaVince - 5 hours ago  » 
    Doesn't take an expert to see that's 100% not a bed bug. Look at it's body segmentation. Kinda looks like an earwig but Lou can tell you exactly what it is.

    It's totally un-bed bug like. You are correct-- it's an earwig. A female.

    Professional entomologist/arachnologist. I consult on all matters dealing with insects and arachnids, including those of natural history and biology to pest management and forensic entomology investigations.
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    fmlimscared - 20 hours ago  » 
    Saw this on the floor. It’s a little smushed because I tried to kill it. Please help me! Is this a fed adult bed bug?
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/128Nwm2th-eozE_uSGQVNmgVfexP7lLt0/view?usp=drivesdk

    Body not like a bed bug, especially the pincers at the end. ID in above post.


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