BEETLES PEST SOLUTIONRed & Confused Four Beetle, Saw-toothed Grain Beetle, Common Carpet Beetle, Larder Beetle, Powderpost Beetle, Lady Beetle
Beetles front pair of wings are hardened into wing-cases; there are about 400,000 species. They are found in almost every habitat except the sea and the polar regions. Many feed on economically important plants including trees, cereals, tobacco, and dried fruits; they can cause extremely serious damage to agriculture. Beetles can also be beneficial to human economics by controlling the populations of pests. The larvae and adults of lady beetles feed on aphids, scale insects, whitefly and mealybugs.