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Australian Darkling Beetles



FAMILY : Darkling Beetles

Lesser Mealworm Beetle
(Alphitobius diaperinus)
Lesser Mealworm Beetle
The Lesser Mealworm Beetle is black or very dark brown oval-shaped beetle. The body is shiny with short yellow hairs. The antennae are fairly short with length about same as width of head, and have paler end segment. The pronotum (front part of... Click to continue>
Chalcopterus Beetle
(Chalcopteroides sp)
Chalcopterus Beetle
The Chalcopterus Beetle is a dark coloured oval beetle with a metallic sheen. The head is black and the wing covers take on a blue or green sheen depending on the angle of the light. Click to continue>
Brown Darkling Beetle
(Ecnolagria grandis)
Brown Darkling Beetle
The Brown Darkling Beetle is golden brown with short hairs over the body. The shape of the thorax makes the head look like it is on a long neck. Click to continue>
Longheaded Flour Beetle
(Latheticus oryzae)
Longheaded Flour Beetle
The Longheaded Flour Beetle is a pest of grain products in tropical and sub-tropical regions of the world. It is a small yellowish brown beetle with flat slender body with parallel sides. The antennae are short with a five segment club on the end. Click to continue>
Depressed Flour Beetle
(Palorus subdepressus)
Depressed Flour Beetle
The Depressed Flour Beetle is a small oblong shaped, reddish-brown beetle. The sides of the front of the head extend backward to conceal the front portion of the eyes. It has fairly short antenna that become slightly wider towards the tips, but... Click to continue>
Dark Mealworm
(Tenebrio obscurus)
Dark Mealworm
The adult Dark Mealworm is a dull black beetle with flattened shape and parallel sides. It varies in colour from brown to black. The larvae of Dark Mealworms are dark brown. The adult beetle is similar to the related Yellow mealworm beetle (Tenebrio... Click to continue>
Yellow Mealworm
(Tenebrio molitor)
Yellow Mealworm
Yellow Mealworm Beetles are one of the largest insect pests that infest stored food products. The adult beetles are sturdy black elongated beetles with parallel sides. The antennae are slightly longer than the width of the head, and thicken... Click to continue>
Confused Flour Beetle
(Tribolium confusum)
Confused Flour Beetle
The Confused Flour Beetle apparently got its name from confusion with the similar Rust Red Flour Beetle (Tribolium castaneum). Like the Rust Red Flour Beetle, the Confused Flour Beetle is a significant pest of stored food products in mills, stores,... Click to continue>
Rust Red Flour Beetle
(Tribolium castaneum)
Rust Red Flour Beetle
The Rust Red Flour Beetle is an introduced pest species that attacks stored food products in cereal mills, food processing plants, grocery stores, households, and ships. It does not feed on or damage timber or furniture. The Rust Red Flour Beetle is... Click to continue>


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