Angoumois Grain Moth, Sitotroga Cerealella

The Angoumois Grain Moth larvae feeds on and develops in stored grain kernel and occasionally in fields.

The Angoumois Grain Moth larvae feeds on and develops in stored grain kernel and occasionally in fields. The moths have roughly ½ inch wing spread and are pale brown in colour. Infested grain develops a bad odour and with warmth and humidity the moths reproduce and develop more quickly. The female will lay roughly 40 eggs and can have anything from 4-12 generations per year.

Angoumois Grain Moth
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