RSS

BLOG

Check out our latest blog posts to find out what pests are creating a buzz.

Sort By:

Posts with the tag: "centipede bites"

02 / 23 / 17
centipede crawling near hawaii home

Are House Centipede Bites Dangerous?

All across the United States, homes are invaded by a creature called the house centipede. But finding a house centipede in other states is quite different than finding one here in Hawaii. If you are unlucky enough to come face to face with the wrong type of centipede in your Hawaii home, you may find yourself in a bad situation. There are three primary centipede species here in Hawaii that will enter homes. They go by names like lethobius, mecistocephalus, and scolopendra. But it is the scolopendra that you need to worry about. This centipede species can cause an extremely painful bite that some describe as the most pain they have ever felt. In today's article, we're going to explore how dangerous a bite from one of these centipedes actually can be.

Tags: centipedes in hi  |  centipede bites

Read Article