The article has been automatically translated into English by Google Translate from Russian and has not been edited.
Переклад цього матеріалу українською мовою з російської було автоматично здійснено сервісом Google Translate, без подальшого редагування тексту.
Bu məqalə Google Translate servisi vasitəsi ilə avtomatik olaraq rus dilindən azərbaycan dilinə tərcümə olunmuşdur. Bundan sonra mətn redaktə edilməmişdir.

Deadly beetle discovered in California: what you need to know

When it comes to insects and creepy creepers, Southern California is a better place to live than most other parts of the United States, as deadly insects are quite rare in this region. However, in parts of Southern California, a new beetle has been discovered that can cause death when bitten.

Фото: Depositphotos

Edition Only in Your Sate collected information about this insect.

We are talking about triatom or kiss bugs. It got its nickname associated with kisses because it often bites people right behind their faces in the middle of the night when the victim is sleeping. This is clearly not what you want to wake up from.

On the subject: Goosebumps: 12 creepy insects that are found in New York. A PHOTO

One bite from this small beetle and a person may be at risk of contracting Chagas disease, which is transmitted from a parasite that often lives on such bugs. Chagas disease can cause serious health problems and even death.

There are several types of triatomic bugs that have been discovered in the United States, making it difficult for humans to identify them. But there are a few key marks that you can find, such as a dark back with a red or orange pattern.

Фото: Depositphotos

These deadly insects have been spotted in parts of southern California. In addition, they live in other parts of the country, as shown on a map compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Infographics: CDC

How to prevent triatom bugs from getting into the house

These small insects love to hide in inaccessible places and dark corners. They are often seen in woodpiles, dog kennels and other wooden structures.

Keep dog kennels clean and remove dark wooden structures from your yard if possible. This will reduce the likelihood of bugs getting into the house.

On the subject: 12 the most dangerous insects in the US, and how to protect yourself

If you become a victim of a bite, you should immediately consult a doctor. Although not all bites of these bugs are fatal, it is better not to risk it.

Further information on these bugs can be found at CDC official website.

Read also on ForumDaily:

11 little-known facts about Southern California that residents of the region should know

There is an incredibly beautiful waterfall in Southern California that few people know about

10 best places in Southern California to visit on weekends

12 Restaurants in Southern California with breathtaking views

insects Southern California Educational program
Subscribe to ForumDaily on Google News

Do you want more important and interesting news about life in the USA and immigration to America? Subscribe to our page in Facebook. Choose the "Display Priority" option and read us first. Also, don't forget to subscribe to our РєР ° РЅР ° Р »РІ Telegram - there are many interesting things. And join thousands of readers ForumDaily Woman и ForumDaily New York - there you will find a lot of interesting and positive information. 



 
1079 requests in 2,534 seconds.