Millipedes are worm-like and have many legs. They have many legs with 2 pairs of short legs on many segments of their bodies. Most are brownish or blackish in color. Some have light markings. Millipedes are often found under stones, bricks, in debris or soil. They feed on plants and decaying material and are slow moving. They do not bite. Millipedes do not cause damage indoors and do not pose a health hazard. Sealing cracks and other openings to the outside helps prevent them from entering.
Contact the branch office nearest you to find out how you can help control millipedes in your yard.
The reddish brown, wingless insects are about the size of an apple seed.
Easy to identify by their wormlike bodies, slender antennae and pairs of legs on most of their body segments.
Cockroaches are typically dark brown in color and as long as 1½-inches in length.
Oh that unmistakable sound... a cricket is hiding somewhere!
Fleas are small, reddish-brown, wingless insects that feed on the blood of humans and animals.
Grasshoppers are known for their long hind legs which they use to make a chirping sound.
June bugs get their name from the time of year they emerge from the ground. They are blackish or reddish brown in color.
The ladybug is also known as 'ladybird' or 'lady beetle' and is typically 7 millimeters in size.
Moths are known for their distinctive pair of wings, which are drab in color and typically resemble earth tones like brown, white, gray or black.