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Tick or Spider INSIDE my house [duplicate]

Help! Is this a tick or spider? It’s on the wall INSIDE my house. I live in Westchester,NY. I’m new here, so I’m worried. TIA!
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Are there red and black wasps (or bees?) in the south of Italy?

Unfortunately I've lost the photo :(, but hopefully the description will be enough. I've seen 4 or 5 of these animals flying in and out of a hole in the ground that rises vertically on the side of a ...
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What Bug is this? Is it a Flea / Bedbug / Chigger / Mite?

I see these very tiny bugs on my walls at home. They are so small that it is very hard to notice unless you are extremely close to the wall and focus at a point. I was able to take a few photos. These ...
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Strange caterpillar bit me

I was out trimming branches from a large cherry tree on my property and while in the tree I felt a burning sensation on my arm. I look to my arm and there is a strangely colored furry caterpillar on ...
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What type of wasp or bee is this?

What type of insect is this? Is it dangerous to bees? I've seen them feeding on flowers, but I've also noticed that, on the same plant, when they're there the bees are not, and viceversa. The photo ...
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What do I do if I see a murder hornet outside?

I heard about a nasty stinging invasive insect. I originally searched for "murder wasp" and found an exotic insect that was frightening but mostly harmless and then started reading up on "murder ...
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