CONTROL OF BEETLES

  • Remove objects which beetles can hide under - back several feet from building
  • Seal points of entry
  • Change exterior light bulbs to yellow
  • We treat the foundation and perimeter

HABITATS OF BEETLES

  • Typically found on the ground, usually under something such as stones during the day
  • Some climb trees
  • Most are nocturnal
  • Enter structures by crawling under door thresholds, windows, etc. when lights are on
  • Insects are a large part of their diet, including the larvae of undesirable pests
 

ABOUT BEETLES

  • Found worldwide
  • Range up to 1 3/8" long
  • Body elongated, somewhat flattened
  • Usually black & shiny, some brightly colored
  • Head at eyes, narrower, 
  • Hind section much enlarged
  • Legs usually long and slender
  • Give off unpleasant odor when crushed
  • Larvae dirty white to dirty yellow to black
  • Life cycle about 1 year
  • Adults live 2-4 years

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