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About household pests

Housefly, Musca domestica

Household pests include larder beetles, woodworm beetles, carpet beetles, clothes moths, flies and fleas.

Many species of invertebrates are considered to be pests or a nuisance in people.s homes. They may be damaging to wood and timbers, fabrics, woollens, natural fabrics and furnishings or food products stored in kitchen cupboards.

Pests in the wild feed on the remains of animals, plants, seeds and cereals, more or less the same as what they feed on inside houses. Many species have adapted to a lifestyle within our homes where they are always found in low numbers.

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Re: Bug identification - please help? 2 weeks ago by triops triops
Re: Bug identify keep seeing these in the house 2 weeks ago by flecc flecc
What keeps leaving this behind please help 1 month ago by innovat0r innovat0r
Re: Help! Can anyone tell me what these are? 1 month ago by Jonathan - NaturePlus host Jonathan - NaturePlus host
Tiny white mites in bedroom. Any suggestions? 1 month ago by kirstyclaire2 kirstyclaire2
ID needed please 1 month ago by Clo Clo
Re: Please help me identify these small black bugs in my flat 2 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: please help identify 2 months ago by bexy00 bexy00
Please help me identify this tiny bug are they ROur dog found a dead rat in our garden andat Lice? 2 months ago by Shaka Shaka
Re: Help with beetle ID 3 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: What is this? 3 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Please help - We think we have bed bugs 8 months ago by Camoo Camoo
Re: is this normal for booklice 8 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: help identifying micro creature 9 months ago by moominmouse moominmouse
Re: Booklice or something else? 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Tiny creamy white mites in my kitchen 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Tiny crawling bugs on hearth/toy box 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Small fly problem 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Please help identify these 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Little red bugs in my kitchen 10 months ago by Florin - Museum ID team Florin - Museum ID team
Re: Help! Can anyone tell me what this is? I'm worried it's a cockroach. 11 months ago by Flora Flora
Re: Bug ID needed! 11 months ago by MikeHardman MikeHardman
Re: game of guess who!please help identify this ...thankyou in advance 1 year ago by MikeHardman MikeHardman
Re: ID these weird thingy please 1 year ago by duo duo
Re: Please can you IDentify these bugs? This is a Question! 1 year ago by Prostomis Prostomis
Re: Help identify this beetle please! 1 year ago by Steve Jelf Steve Jelf
Re: Please help me id this tiny little bug 1 year ago by Djspindc Djspindc
Re: Is this a bed bug? 1 year ago by Steve Jelf Steve Jelf
Re: Weird solid yellow gunk in keep of lock which had been left unlocked 1 year ago by CathyD CathyD
Weird solid yellow gunk in keep of lock which had been left unlocked 1 year ago by CathyD CathyD

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