Free Downloadable Guide! Common Insects and Other Arthropods Found in Homes

Arthropods of Homes Guide

Identifying arthropods can difficult because of the great variation in forms, even among close relatives.

We have put together a key that will help you recognize some of the major groups found in homes (and a few of the many around homes).

The guides content is influenced by a study conducted in 2012 around Raleigh, NC (USA) by North Carolina State University and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences that investigated the arthropods found in peoples homes. Over the course of the project, more than 10,000 specimens representing hundreds of species were found in the 50 homes we sampled. Although the project ...more ↓

Posted on October 31, 2018 20:45 by laurenmnichols laurenmnichols | 2 comments | Leave a comment
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In studying life, scientists have overlooked many regions. Some regions have not been studied because they are so remote. Others because they are so diverse that it is hard to know where to even begin. Then there is the great indoors, which we believe has been understudied in part because it is so immediate. This project aims to document the species that live indoors with humans, including but ...more ↓

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