The stink bug was accidentally introduced to the U.S. and gained notoriety from its rapid spread in the country. It is known for damaging crops, as well as its ability to release a foul odor when disturbed or when crushed. Stink bugs are grayish brown with triangular bodies that resemble a shield. They are of an inch in length, with six legs, and antennae. They have been found in the eastern half of the U.S., as well as California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas.
Stink bugs can be prevented from invading your home by sealing potential exterior points of entry. To treat stink bugs, use a vacuum cleaner to get rid of them and quickly dispose of the bag.
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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.