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These 10 Bugs Found In Kentucky Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

Kentucky has over 300 insect species that have been documented, but let us just focus on some of the most disturbing. Truth is, some creepy crawlies stay out of our range of vision, or hide deep beneath our fertile soil. There are familiar bugs, and those that make you hope they remain unseen. No matter how disturbing you find these insects, remember, each one serves some purpose in the grand scheme of things.

Here are 10 spine tingling bugs found in Kentucky:

These are just a few of Kentucky’s creepy looking insects. Some of these guys look scarier than they are, but a few of them can be quite nasty. None of them make very good pet material. If you have a favored or feared bug in the Bluegrass State, please share in the comments below!

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.