Subject: Tiny greyish swarming bugs in bathtub
Location: NYC
August 10, 2015 7:00 pm
Dear Bugman,
I came home to a small swarm of tiny grey bugs huddled around a small puddle in the bathtub. They don’t jump and they have antennae. Any ideas?
Signature: Catherine

Springtails

Springtails

Dear Catherine,
You have Springtails, and though they might be a nuisance when they are plentiful, they are benign creatures that like damp habitats where they feed on mold and mildew spores.

Springtails

Springtails

Location: New York City

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