Description

  • Approx. 2-3.5 mm long.
  • Mottled yellow, white and black markings.

Biology

  • Completes lifecycle in 9-12 months.
  • Dark colour larva up to 5 mm long when fully fed.
  • Wide at front, narrow towards the rear.
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Habits

  • Can do damage to upholstered furniture, carpets and some stored food products.