Centipede Control & Exterminator In NJ & FL
Getting rid of a centipede infestation.
Centipedes have one pair of legs per body segment. Centipedes are highly venomous, and often inject paralyzing venom. Though called centipedes, they don’t have a set number of legs. Their legs range from 30 to 354; Centipedes have an odd number of pairs of legs, and no centipede has exactly 100 legs. Centipedes are predominantly carnivorous.
If you have a centipede infestation, call Excel Termite & Pest Control today and we can help you get rid of centipedes in your home or business.
Centipede Extermination and Dangers to Humans
Some centipedes bite and are hazardous to humans. Though a Centipede bite can be painful and may even cause swelling, chills, fever, and weakness, it is usually not fatal. Small children and people with bee allergies should be careful. The venom of large centipedes can cause anaphylactic shock; a small centipede’s bite does will usually not break a person’s skin.