Woman Discovers Flea Larva Underneath her Fingernail

This woman found a clear larva under one of her fingernails, and wonders if we can identify it for her. The worm is minuscule in size, transparent in color, and was first dismissed as "nail dirt" before she saw it moving. Continue reading [...]

Red, String-Like Worm in Bathroom Sink is a Tubificid Worm (Tubifex Tubifex)

A "red, string-like" worm was found in the bathroom sink of this woman in East Texas. According to our "horrified" reader, the worm was "wiggling out of the overflow", and she has never seen anything like it before. Continue reading [...]

Glossy Worm Found in Bathroom is Actually a Brahminy Blind Snake

A long, glossy worm was found by this reader's five-year old daughter in their restroom. Our reader wonders if we can tell them what type of worm it is that their daughter found. Continue reading [...]

Reader Finds Multiple Pink and White Worms in Multiple Locations

Small, white or pink worms have been found in a multitude of places by this reader in College Place, Washington. These locations include various spots in her home, inside herself, and in her dog. Our reader is understandably concerned and asks for our help in identifying these worms. Continue reading [...]

Wax Worms Infest this Man’s Living Room After a Bee Swarm

A man who experienced a bee swarm inside the brick wall of his house later discovers worms in his living room. According to our reader, the worms are small, maggot-like worms, and they seem to be coming from under the "plates" of the living room, which we assume refers to the floor of the room. Continue reading [...]

Clear Worm in Rug is a Clothes Moth Larva

A clear, white worm was found in this woman's rug in Vegreville, Alberta, and she asks that we identify it. Continue reading [...]
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