A typical sign of bed bug infestation is a cluster of about three to five small bites that appear to form a zig-zag pattern on your skin and may not show up for days or even weeks (2). Biting usually lasts three to ten minutes and is achieved using a long beak for blood extraction.
Occasionally, springtails—tiny black bugs that jump —will migrate indoors during periods of heavy rains, or during prolonged hot, dry spells. If you have houseplants, they may have been living in the potting soil and simply escaped their pots.
By examining the bed bug pictures you will see that bed bugs are small insects with oval shaped bodies, six legs and two antennae. Their coloration will vary depending on their age as well as whether or not they have fed recently. View the bed bug pictures to get a better look at the shape, size and color variations.
Here are some common bug bite clues: Bedbugs leave a small bite mark on the skin that is red and itchy or causes a serious and pain at the site or very serious symptoms that need emergency
If you look very closely on the images, you can see that I have a bunch of these bugs around my house. I also found some in the bed. We found a bunch in our carpet. Does anyone know what they are and or know if there harmful? Also, could the smaller images be insect poop? There is a picture of one that we put in water too. ×
Yes, bed bugs are really small. That being said, small bed bugs can still be found and gotten rid of. You just need to be careful, vigilant, and most of all, you must feel like you're in control of the situation.