Category Archives: Insects Control

Callosobruchus Maculatus Life Cycle, Oviposition, Bean Preference, Economic Importance

Learn all about callosobruchus maculatus life cycle, oviposition, bean preference and economic importance. Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae), are agricultural pest insects of Africa and Asia that presently range throughout the tropical and subtropical world. This species also is known as the southern cowpea weevil. The larvae of this species feed and develop exclusively on the seed of… Read More »

Rice Weevil Bite, Damage, Life Cycle, Control

Learn all about rice weevil bite, damage, life cycle and control over these. As their name obviously suggests, they really enjoy rice, however, rice isn’t the only thing they enjoy. Rice weevils are known to eat dried beans, cotton, nuts, cereal, any wheat product, corn, flour, pasta, bread and other grain products found in most any home. Rice… Read More »

Click beetle bite, Sound, Larvae, Control

Learn all about the click beetle bite, sound, larvae and the control over beetles. One of the most fascinating creatures in the insect world is the Alaus oculatus, or eastern eyed click beetle, from the family Elateridae. They have this name because their black-and-white mottled body includes two large black spots encircled by white that resemble eyes, presumably… Read More »