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Bed Bugs and Their Nocturnal Nature

Bed BugsMattress bugs (Cimex lectularius) are parasitic insects that feed on the blood of warm-blooded creatures. Cimex lectularius belong to any specie of the genus Cimex and are family Cimicidae. Human blood is preferred by cimex lectularius, the most notorious of the cimicidae family.

Typical bed bugs are called chinzes, chinches, mahagony flats, wall louse, house bugs and pink ramblers. The insects are occasionally called red jackets due to their reddish-brown color. Cockroaches, ticks, bat, domestic fowl, barn, and take insects are occasionally mistaken for Cimex lectularius.

According to cource, bed insects have developed from an insect that preyed on cave house bats and pigeons. Their organization with humans is fairly current. Read More …