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Box Elder Bugs

I’ve never seen these things before but apparently they are box elder bug nymphs. Often times people incorrectly refer to an insect as a bug but in this case they truly are classified as bugs. 9 more words


Though Difficult, it is Possible to Kill Boxelder Bugs, By Bill Holm

Love this poem.

Though Difficult, it is Possible to Kill

Boxelder Bugs.  If You are Interested,

You Might try This Method

Take two bricks.

Creep deliberately up… 126 more words


Box the Bugs Away with Trained Exterminators

The frigid temperatures of the outdoors will attract box elder bugs into the comforting warmth of your home. Even if these bugs aren’t dangerous to the health of the family, they can still do damage on your property. 193 more words


Box Elder bugs invading Utah homes

SALT LAKE CITY – Box Elder bugs are being found in large swarms inside and outside Utah homes this year.

The bugs come from Box Elder trees and tend to head wherever there is sunlight or heat. 174 more words


Box Elder Bugs

When I was walking along the laneway, I noticed a streak of bright red in the grass and paused to investigate. The red turned out to be a congregation of Box Elder Bugs ( 279 more words

Animal Life

Sneaking into Houses

As the days get shorter and the nights cooler, box elder bugs, Boisea trivittata, find their way into any little crack in the woodwork, where they become common household pests all winter long. 32 more words