Parasites & Parasitoids - Alex Wild Photography
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Cimex lectularius

Cimex lectularius

Common bed bugs have resurfaced in recent years. While these nocturnal blood-feeders are not known to spread diseases, they are difficult to exterminate. This young bug was collected in Chicago.

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