Pest Identification

Carpenter Ants

Identifying carpenter ants (Camponotus spp.) is important, as these ants can cause structural damage to wood and require specific treatment if they infest your home. Here are the key characteristics and features to help you identify carpenter ants: Size: Carpenter ants are among the largest ant species, with workers ranging from about 6 to 13 […]

Brown Recluse Spider

The brown recluse spider (Loxosceles reclusa) is a venomous spider known for its potentially dangerous bite. Identifying brown recluse spiders can be challenging, as they share some features with other common spider species. Here are some key characteristics that can help you identify a brown recluse spider: Size: Brown recluse spiders are relatively small, with […]

German Cockroach

German cockroaches (Blattella germanica) are a common and troublesome species of cockroach known for their small size and association with human habitats. Identifying German cockroaches can be important for pest control and prevention. Here are the key characteristics to help you identify them: Size: German cockroaches are relatively small compared to some other cockroach species. […]

Asian Cockroach

The term “Asian roach” typically refers to the Asian cockroach (Blattella asahinai). This cockroach species is often confused with the German cockroach (Blattella germanica) due to their similar appearance. However, they have some distinguishing characteristics that can help you identify the Asian cockroach: Size: Asian cockroaches are small to medium-sized cockroaches. Adults typically measure between […]

Black Widow Spider

The Black Widow Spider (Latrodectus genus) has a venomous bite that is dangerously toxic. You can identify the Black Widow by it’s shiny black body and distinct red hourglass-shape on it’s abdomen. This spider thrives in Florida’s tropical climate and is known to hide in dark crevices and hard to reach places. If bitten, a […]