Today we want to share with you the best pictures of bed bug poop. Bedbugs have become very common in the United States, even more than mosquitoes. Bedbugs are hidden all day, they emerge quickly at night to feed.
After bedbugs feed, they leave traces of droppings where they walk. The droppings are rounded in shape and are rusty dark brown in color, almost black due to digested blood. The spots produced by the feces can have an average of 1 mm or even more.
The first image corresponds to the edge of a mattress. You can see the little black drops. Bedbugs can also be seen at different stages of development.
Mistaking bed bug feces for dirt is easy. But if you know what you are looking for, you will soon be able to know if you have a bed bug infestation just because of the excrement they leave behind.
In the second taken from the bottom of another mattress, you can see the black droplets of bed bug excrement. Some eggs and exoskeletons are also observed.
The spots look like dots made with the tip of a black marker. Finding bed bug stains indicates that bed bugs are most likely in your home. So you should do a thorough inspection of your bed, your furniture, clothes and hidden places in your house in search of bedbugs.
The next image shows the bottom of a mattress and the frame of a bed. Many spots can be seen from bed bug droppings due to severe infestation.
Black Dots From Bed Bugs
Every time you buy something second-hand, whether it’s furniture or clothing, you should check the item carefully for bed bug excrement stains. These types of items can transport bed bugs to your home. If you find any signs of the presence of bedbug droppings, you should not enter the item into your home.
The following image shows the frames and tables of a bed. A large number of bed bug droppings can be seen.
Although identifying these spots is a good indication that you may have a bed bug infestation, it is not definitive proof. Seeing a real bed bug is the only way to be safe, and that can be more difficult.
The following image is of the frame of a bed. You can see the black spots produced by bedbug droppings.
Stains caused by bed bug feces are mainly seen on mattresses. This is because it is in bed that we lie down and where bedbugs prefer to attack. Stains can also be seen on sheets and even pillows. Sometimes it is possible to see exoskeletons next to excrement.
If you have wooden furniture, you should check it very well. Look at the edges and cracks, also underneath. These places can be full of bed bug feces. The next image clearly shows the black drops on the wood produced by the bed bugs.
You can also recognize bedbugs by their smell. In the presence of bed bugs, your shelter can emit a strong odor. In mild cases, the odor is similar to when you had a scab on your knee. However, in more serious cases this smell is quite fetid.
As we saw earlier, the cracks in the walls are ideal places for bedbugs to hide. The following image shows a large crack at the bottom of a wall. You can see the excrement stains distributed along the crack.
How To Inspect a Bed For Bed Bugs
In this video, you’ll learn how to inspect a bed to see if it has bed bugs. The inspection must be very thorough.
Bed Bugs Black Dots
The cracks in the wall are the perfect hiding place for bed bugs. Also the edges of windows and door hinges. In the following image, we can see the black dots of excrement on the hinges of a door.
So far we have shown you 9 excellent images of bedbug poop in different places. But if you are looking for is an image showing bed bug feces and eggs, the following image is perfect for you. Clearly show droppings next to eggs.
The last image shows bed bug stains on some papers. You can clearly see the characteristic pattern of the spots.
Well, we hope that these images help you and give clarity about what bed bug poop spots look like. This will help you identify if you have a bed bug infestation, or have another type of pest in your home. See you soon.