||Found throughout U.S.
Merchant grain beetles are typically not found in grain
products, but instead like to attack cereals, cake mixes, macaroni,
cookies and chocolate. Merchant grain beetles are dark brown and
have six saw-like teeth on each side of their bodies. They can grow
to be one-eighth of an inch long and have very flat bodies.
The merchant grain beetle's body shape allows it to crawl into
packaging to eat, live and have babies.
Merchant grain beetles are found in pantries or in food
processing areas or warehouses.
Merchant grain beetles can infest stored food products and can