Crandell Pest Control – Pest Identifier Library

Not sure what that creepy crawly is in your home? Use our handy pest library to identify over 50 kinds of pests. Still have questions? That’s what we’re here for! Contact us today.

Odorous House Ant

Argentine Ant

Pavement Ant

Fire Ant

Crazy Ant

American Cockroach a.k.a. Waterbug

German Cockroach (most common)

Oriental Cockroach

Turkestan Cockroach

Brownbanded Cockroach

Black Widow Spider

Brown Recluse

Daddylonglegs Spiders (Cellar)

House/American or Common House/Domestic Spider

Hobo Spider

Jumping Spiders

Wolf Spiders


Solpugids, Sun Spiders, Camel Spiders, Wind-Scorpions

Field Cricket

House Cricket

Western Drywood Termite

Desert Subterranean Termite

Western Subterranean Termite

House Mouse

Sewer Rat (Norway/Brown/Wharf Rat)

Roof Rat (Black/Ship Rat)


Pigeon/Rock Dove

House/English Sparrow


Common Bed Bug

Cat Flea

Dog Flea

Deer & Horse Flies


American Dog Tick

Blacklegged/Deer/Bear Tick (Lyme Disease notes included)

Brown Dog Tick

Silverfish (Bristletails)




Pillbugs (Rollie Pollies)


Boxelder Bug

Ladybug (Ladybird/Lady Beetle)

Click Beetles

Aphids (Plant Lice)

House Fly

Fruit/Vinegar Flies

Moth (Drain/Filter/Sewage Fly, Psychodid)

Bumble Bees

Carpenter Bees

Honey Bee

Solitary Ground/Cavity Nesting Bees

Paper Wasp

Mud Daubers

Yellowjackets (Yellow Jackets)

NPMA Logo Special thanks to the National Pest Management Association Field Guide Pro for the information found on this page.