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Does anybody know what this bug is? I think it's either a bed bug or a springtail. I found it on my bed.

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July 16, 20170 found this helpful

It doesn't look like a bedbug. Take this picture, or the actual bug itself (in a sealed plastic bag) to anyplace that sells pesticides and they will help you identify it.

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July 17, 20170 found this helpful

Well, it resembles what is commonly called German roach to me but you can take this photo to a pest control office or to a county agriculture office and they can tell you and also give advice on how to get rid of them. If you see one, it just means there are probably a lot more somewhere.

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July 19, 20170 found this helpful

I just wanted to add that you can sprinkle 20 Mule Team Borax or Diatomaceous Earth (food grade only) around your bed and any other area to try and kill these bugs (you probably have a lot more somewhere).

Here are a couple of links that have some information on these two items.

https://richsoi  aceous-earth.jsp

http://homeguid  llent-82806.html

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