Cigarette Beetle

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Cigarette Beetle Facts

  • 1/10 of an inch in length.
  • Brown in color.


The cigarette beetle is a major pest of many stored products including food and non-food items such as dried floral arrangements and potpourri. Attempt to locate the infestation and carry away infested items wrapped in heavy plastic. Check food items carefully and place them in the freezer if infested.

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