They hide in your slippers and behind curtains. They dwell around your home and garden, hunting Insects and reptiles by night. Scorpions are a common Pest that the Scorpion Control University Estate team of Pest Controllers deal with regularly.
Although not a regular Pest, Scorpions strike fear in the hearts of those that can not distinguish the good from the bad. Although Scorpions are beneficial, there are some individuals you don’t want lurking around your Cape Town Home. Luckily for you Cape Town Pest Control have a team of Scorpion Control University Estate experts that can identify dangerous species and treat them effectively leaving your home scorpion free.
Scorpion Control University Estate Pest Controllers can identify species and environment factors that contribute to them.
Insects such as Scorpions, Spiders and Centipedes are predatory insects. They live in very certain environments, safe from their own predators. Warn, moist with a desirable ambient temperature are great hide outs for these and other insects.
In University Estate and South Africa in general there is only really one species of Scorpion that is of a medical significance. The Parabuthus family of scorpions are dangerous and often deadly to infants in untreated. They are different sizes and colors. The only thing that sets these apart are their tiny pincers and large heavy set stinger.
- Scorpions are in fact, Arachnids. related to Spiders, Mites and Ticks. They have 8 legs not including their pincers.
- Scorpions are a predatory species found on all continents except Antarctica, they feed exclusively on Insects such as Cockroaches, Millipedes and Fishmoths.
- There are about 1750 known species of scorpion. Although humans fear all scorpions only about 25 species are dangerous.
- Under a black light they glow blue due to the florescent chemicals found in their exoskeleton.
Scorpion Control University Estate are experts at identification and treatment.
If you reside in University Estate or the Greater Cape Town area do not hesitate to call Scorpion Control University Estate. We can identify your species of Scorpion. Figure out and help eliminate harbourage areas and treat the infestation accordingly.
Our Scorpion Control University Estate technicians are friendly and have a wealth of Pest related knowledge acquired over years of experience in the field. Scorpions need not strike fear into your live. Call Cape Town Pest Control right away for free no obligation quotes on any and all Pest Control related issues.