Color: Dark brown to black.
Shape: Elongated, cylindrical.
Size: Approximately 1/10 inch.
Lesser grain borers infest a variety of stored grains and cereals, feeding within the kernels.
Commonly found in stored grains, cereals, and rice.
Lesser grain borers can cause significant damage to stored grains and cereals. They are not harmful to humans but can lead to food spoilage.
Store grains in airtight containers, inspect food items for signs of infestation and maintain clean storage areas.