Arthropod Samples in February 2012

    Arthropod Samples in February 2012

    Warehouse Beetle (Dermestidae)

    Scientific Name: Trogoderma variabile

    warehouse beetle larvae

    warehouse beetle

    Photo(s): Warehouse beetle larvae, Jared Kunz, Utah State University. Adult beetle, Joseph Berger, Bugwood.org.

    Type: Pantry pest

    Situation: Found in Trailer

    County: Washington

    Fact Sheets: University of California IPM; Colorado State University


    Soft Scale (Coccidae)

    Scientific Name: N/A

    soft scale

    Photo(s): Eugene E. Nelson, Bugwood.org

    Type: Sucking Plant pest

    Situation: Found on lime tree on campus

    County: Cache

    Fact Sheets: Utah State University Extension

    *Links on the page are not intended as authoritative sources of management information. Established links allow users to view pictures of pests and find general biology and control information; for Utah-specific control recommendations please contact the Utah Plant Pest Diagnostic Lab @ 435-797-2435. Pictures above are not always the exact species identified, but are representative photos of submitted samples.