Answer: Bed bugs go through several stages of life until they reach adulthood. First is the egg, which looks like a milky white grain of rice. After about two weeks, the eggs hatch and the nymphs emerge, ready to feed from day 1.
Bed bug bites appear as red, itchy bumps on the skin, usually on the arms or shoulders and are typically the first sign that you have be bugs. Does this picture of bed bug bites look familiar?
Knowing what to look for is the first step in identifying and controlling bed bugs. There are many bugs that look like bed bugs, so an accurate identification is a critical first step to avoid costly treatment for the wrong bug. The types of bugs that look like bed bugs will vary somewhat depending on your region of the country, but photos and
Shown below is a bed bug at different stages of development (Egg, 5 nymphal stages, and 2 adult bed bugs). This entire image is the size of a penny (19mm) and gives you an idea of the size at each stage. This picture is from Dong-Hwan Choe, University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program on bed bugs.
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Bed bug pictures are located throughout the page. The pictures are divided into easy to identify sections to help determine the size and shape of the bug, the different life stages you may find and help you determine if you have have an infestation and what to do next.