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Posted: 12/24/2005 1:23:06 PM EDT
I have a bunch of them in my apartment. I find one or two every day and it is starting to piss me off. They are about 1/2 inch long or so and are grey. They are kind of shaped like a stealth fighter, as in they have angled corners.


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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:24:48 PM EDT
I cant see them
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:25:46 PM EDT
Probably moths.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:27:21 PM EDT
They do not have wings.

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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:28:07 PM EDT
Silverfish maybe.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:28:19 PM EDT

Originally Posted By TheRedHorseman:
I cant see them



I do not know enough about bugs to find a pic of them anywhere. IF someone posts a pic of what they think they MIGHT be, I can say yay or nay...


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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:30:02 PM EDT

Originally Posted By LUGERMAN:
Silverfish maybe.



Nope


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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:35:58 PM EDT
box elders?
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:38:16 PM EDT

Originally Posted By EKLYPSE:
box elders?



Thats what I thought, and I looked them up on the net. Not Box Elders. These are grey.

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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:46:47 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:53:05 PM EDT
That helped. Am pretty sure is it some kind of beetle.


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Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:55:58 PM EDT
Beetles have wings- they are covered by a hard carapace when not in use. Been a while since I took entimology but post a pic and i'll see if they look familiar.
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 8:52:36 AM EDT
Finally found them. Stink Bugs!!


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Link Posted: 1/5/2006 8:56:31 AM EDT
As soon as you said stealth, I knew it had to be a stinkbug.
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 8:59:16 AM EDT
Whatever you do , don't smush them.
TS
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 8:59:34 AM EDT
Where is drfrige?
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:02:50 AM EDT
Well, I am in the process of packing my stuff and putting it in a storage POD. Anyoneknow if there is some kind of bug bomb I can buy locally that will make sure any in my stuff are all dead?

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Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:03:57 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:04:17 AM EDT
Stink Bugs
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:04:39 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:06:57 AM EDT
Ortho Bug-B-Gone works real well. Just spray it around the edges of your apartment doors, windows, underneath cabinets, ... Shit just spray the base of every wall. and any plumbing hole in the walls
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:21:16 AM EDT

Originally Posted By DoubleFeed:
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Stink bugs as far north as PA?


Yep, seen them in Philly area and up in the poconos.
Link Posted: 1/5/2006 9:24:56 AM EDT
I made the mistake of crunching a stinkbug in upstate PA..in the bathroom. I don't know how it got there, but...yuck!!!! I didn't know what it was until afterwards. "EWWW, THAT STINKS!"
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