The new arthropod invasion

I’ve been seeing fewer pillbugs these days, but more millipedes. While I wish the little guys would find somewhere else to hang out, I don’t have a problem with them. I actually have a lot of fond memories of millipedes. I used to volunteer at the Butterfly Pavilion and Insect CenterĀ in Westminster, Colorado. Back then ...

Roly poly interlopers

Just today, I’ve removed three pillbugsĀ from my apartment. I have no idea where they’re coming from, but they really like to hang around my kitchen. Maybe they’re hoping for a cup of tea. Or a beer, it’s pretty hot out even in the morning. Pillbugs are the least offensive arthropods I’ve encountered since moving to ...