TITLE

Carpet Beetle

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Carpet Beetle, an insect whose grub (larva) eats holes in carpets and clothing. The grub is about � inch (6 millimeters) long and covered with hair. The adult is a tiny oval beetle that eats flower pollen. It is black or brown, or spotted with black and white. Thorough cleaning and treating with insecticides will eliminate the pest.
ACCESSION #
37309907

 

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