Top Ten Stored Product Insects in America

Top Ten Stored Product Insects in America

Indian meal moth (Plodia interpuncetlla)

Red and Confused flour beetles (Tribolium spp)

Rice and Granary weevils (Sitophlus oryzae)

Saw-toothed grain beetle (Oryzaephilus surinamensis)

Warehouse beetle (Trogoderma variabile)

Lesser grain borer (Rhyzopertha dominica)

Cigarette beetle (Lasiodema serricorne)

Fungus feeders (Cryptolestes spp)

Psocids (various)

Drugstore beetle (Stegobium paniceum)

Source: Stored Product Protection/ survey, 1998, Mueller

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