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Is this a bedbug? [a: true bug but not bed bug]

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  1. isthatabedbug

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    Posted 2 years ago
    Thu Jul 6 2017 22:23:03
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    Hello,

    I found this is my bed, and was wondering if it could be what I think it is? (Which is a bedbug).
    Please let me know.
    Thank you.

    http://i.imgur.com/BaWS0JW.png

  2. Mawiwala

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    Posted 2 years ago
    Thu Jul 6 2017 23:15:29
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    No it's not. For example antennae to long with that thickness on the ends what bed bugs don't have.

  3. loubugs

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    Posted 2 years ago
    Fri Jul 7 2017 17:30:04
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    It's a true bug and looks like a nymph but not a bed bug. Possibly a rhopalid bug, As Mawiwala noted above, the antennae are heavier than those of bed bugs and also these end in a knob, also something bed bug antennae do not have.

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