Little Black Bed Bug
The IPM Institute of North America has a review of five commonly encountered pests, including bat bugs (pictured), that can be misidentified as bed bugs. 1. Spider Beetle. Spider beetles are the shape and size of fleas, oval and dark brown. They may appear bloated and reddish brown, as if they had just fed on human blood.
A few weeks ago I think I saw a similar little black bug flying a couple of times, once in my bedroom, once in my living room. But then nothing happened, so I thought those were probably different. Yesterday I saw one of the bugs AGAIN in the kitchen window sill. It is a bit larger than the ones I saw before, but I think it is the same bug.
Identifying biting bugs is the first step in trying to eliminate them from your home or to repel them when outdoors. This is a guide about identifying little black biting bugs.
This summer, the entire house is dealing with these teeny little black hard-shelled bugs. They are about the size of a pencil-point, slightly oval, with wings that protrude out from under the back end of their shells.
If there are tiny black bugs in your house, they are probably carpet beetles. Here is how you can identify them and get rid of them.
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