Bat bugs (Cimex adjunctus Barber) are mainly bloodsuckers of bats, but they will thrive on human blood if their primary host blood is not available. Bat bugs are easily confused for bed bugs and may eventually feed in a similar fashion. If you have recently had a problem with bats, then you should be aware of the potential for a problem with bat bugs.
How To Know If You Have Bat Bugs Or Bed Bugs
Bat bugs are usually seen in the upper levels of a structure; usually in bathrooms or bedrooms crawling on the walls or around light fixtures near the ceiling. Collect a sample and bring it in or mail it to Adam’s Pest Control for identification. Our identification service is free.