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Khapra beetle

Scientific Name
Trogoderma granarium
Scientific Author
Everts, 1899
(Coleoptera: Dermestidae: Megatominae)

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Banks, H. J. 1994. Illustrated identification keys for Trogoderma granarium, T. glabrum, T. inclusum and T. variabile (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) and other Trogoderma associated with stored products. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation; Division of Entomology, Technical Paper No. 32. 66pp.

CPC (2004) Crop Protection Compendium. CAB International, Wallingford, UK,.

Green M, 1979. The identification of Trogoderma variabile Ballion, T. inclusum Le Conte and T. granarium Everts (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) using characters provided by their genitalia. Entomologist's Gazette, 30(3):199-204.

Plant Health Australia (2005): Grains Industry Biosecurity Pest Datasheet/ Pest Risk Review for the Grain Industry: Khapra Beetle Trogoderma granarium Everts 1898. 31pp. 



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