CONFUSED FLOUR BEETLE

PEST DATA:
Color: Red/black
Legs: 6
Shape: Narrow, oval
Size: 1/10″
Region: Entire US

HABITS:
The confused flour beetle is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.

HABITAT:
They are found in kitchen cabinets, pantries, warehouse and anywhere food is stored.

THREATS:
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.

PREVENTION:
Keep dry-goods such as sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, rice and other grains in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.

LASSER GRAIN BOORER

PEST DATA:
Color: Brown/black
Legs: 6
Shape: Narrow, oval
Size: 1/10″
Region: Entire US

HABITS:
The lesser grain beetle is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.

HABITAT:
They are found in kitchen cabinets, pantries, warehouse and anywhere where food is stored.

THREATS:
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.

PREVENTION:
Keep dry-goods such as sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, and rice in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.

SAWTOOTHED GRAIN BEETLE

PEST DATA:
Color: Dark brown
Legs: 6
Shape: Narrow, oval
Size: 1/10″
Region: Entire US

HABITS:
The sawtoothed grain beetle is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.

HABITAT:
They are found in kitchen cabinets, pantries, warehouse and anywhere where food is stored.

THREATS:
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.

PREVENTION:
Keep dry-goods such as chocolate, sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, rice and tobacco in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.

INDIAN MEAL MOTHS

PEST DATA:
Color: Gray/black bands
Legs: 6
Shape: Narrow, oval
Size: 1/2″
Region: Southern US

HABITS:
The Indian meal moth is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.

HABITAT:
They are found in pet food bowls, birdseed, kitchen cabinets, pantries, grain bins, grain storage warehouses and anywhere where food is stored.

THREATS:
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.

PREVENTION:
Keep dry-goods such as sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, and rice in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.

MERCHANT GRAIN BEETLE

PEST DATA:
Color: Brown
Legs: 6
Shape: Narrow, oval
Size: 1/10″
Region: Entire US

HABITS:
The merchant grain beetle is small enough to enter packaged food and reproduce.

HABITAT:
They are found in kitchen cabinets, pantries warehouse and anywhere where food is stored.

THREATS:
They can infest food stores and contaminate it with their droppings.

PREVENTION:
Keep dry-goods such as sugar, flour, cereal, pasta, and rice in tightly sealed containers or store open containers in the refrigerator. Clean spills and crumbs. Discard infested packages.