Confused Flour Beetle

Reddish brown, with flat, oblong body; 1/8-inch. Habitat The confused flour beetle gets its name because it is often confused with its nearly identical relative the red flour beetle. The…

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Drugstore Beetle

Reddish to dark brown, oval in shape; 1/10- to 1/8-inch; its head is not visible from above. Habitat The drugstore beetle's Latin name of paniceum was derived from its habit…

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Indian Meal Moth

Reddish copper color on its otherwise white wings; small, up to 5/8-inch. The indianmeal moth was given its name after an insect scientist found it feeding on corn meal, also…

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Larder Beetle

Dark brown with yellow spotted bands across the front of their wings; 1/4- to 1/2-inch . Habitat Larder beetles may be found inside walls, attics, crawlspaces and basements, feeding on…

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Rice Weevil

Dark brown with four light-colored patches on its wings; the head extends into a long thin "beak." 1/8-inch in length. Habitat Rice weevils attack whole grains such as wheat, corn,…

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Saw-Toothed Grain Beetle

Brown, very flat, narrow oval shape; 1/10-inch. Habitat Saw-toothed grain beetles like to attack packages of cereal, flour, rice, oats, pet foods, chocolate, pasta and the like. They are found…

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