Common Furniture Beetles

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Common Furniture Beetle Facts

  • Common furniture beetles have an average life span of up to 4 years.
  • In the larval stage, they are white ¼” grub-like insects that attack wood.
  • Adult furniture beetles have ¼” brown bodies but they don’t consume wood.

Beetle Photos

Common furniture beetles, Anobium punctatum, also known as common house borer beetles, comprise just one of over 30 wood boring beetle species in the United States.

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