The Red Roman Spider, also known as a Sun Spider or Wind Scorpion, is a strange creature, belonging to the Arachnida class. Although its name suggests it is a spider; this is actually not the case. The only likeness that they share with spiders is that they have eight legs. They also somewhat resemble scorpions. [...]
Discover the reasons why bugs are so fond of infesting basements and pick up a few good tips on how to pest proof your basement.
So here we go with my pest related experiences & comments starting, in alphabetical order, with the letter A. A is for Arachnophobia and all things arachnids. I do not have a particular fear of spiders but I am not their biggest fan. Dare I say, I may have killed one or two in the [...]
Although spiders may not be the most handsome of insects not all of them are a hindrance to our lives. Daddy long legs for instance aren’t harmful to humans despite the stubborn stance of my friends. In fact, a single spider feeds on 2000 insects every year, frankly a big favour to my friends!
At first it appears that there are thousands of spiders floating in the sky, then a camera close-up reveals that spiders have cast their webs across power cables. This video posted just over a week ago by Chovendos Aranhas in Santo Antônio da Platina, Paraná, Brazil has already received almost two million views and shows [...]