Bed Bug Scientific Classification

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Bed Bugs

Bed bugs get their name because they are commonly found in beds but can also be found in other places where humans spend a lot of time: hotels, airplanes, and couches.

·    Size: 1/4"

·    Shape: Flat, broad, oval

·    Color: Mahogany to rusty brown and they turn red after sucking blood

·    Legs: 6

·    Wings: No

·    Antenna: Yes

·    Common Name: Bed bug

·    Kingdom: Animalia

·    Phylum: Arthropoda

·    Class: Insecta

·    Order: Hemiptera

·    Family: Cimicidae

·    Species: Cimex lectularius

 Bed bugs are hard to see, so if you think you have Bed Bugs call Green Thermal Solutions.