100 Species Of Bugs Live In Your Home

You thought Asian camel crickets were bad. A new report in journal Peer J finds hundreds of bugs likely lurk in your home, including spiders, beetles, ants, and book lice. Scientists got down on their hands and knees and combed 50 houses in the suburbs of Raleigh, NC, picking up any bugs they found, to determine the diversity of arthropods indoors. They “found far more diversity than most people would expect,” study leader Matt Bertone tellsNational Geographic. More specifically, they gathered 10,000 bugs from 579 species. Read more on Newser…

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