Pantry Pests

Pantry Pests

Larder Beetle

Appearance
larder beetle

Dark brown with yellow spotted bands across the front of their wings; 1/4- to 1/2-inch.

Indian Meal Moth

Appearance
indian meal moth

Reddish copper color on its otherwise white wings; small, up to 5/8-inch.

Rice Weevil

Appearance
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.

Drugstore Beetle

Appearance
drugstore beetle

Reddish to dark brown,
oval in shape; 1/10- to
1/8-inch; its head is not visible from above.

Confused Flour Beetle

Appearance
confused flour beetle

Reddish brown, with flat, oblong body; 1/8-inch.

Saw-Toothed Grain Beetle

Appearance
saw-toothed grain beetle

Brown, very flat, narrow oval shape; 1/10-inch.

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