furniture beetle

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furniture beetle

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(Animals) See anobiid
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Teachers might well be squeamish but youngsters loved the close-up photos of clothes' moths and their larvae, carpet beetles, spiders, mice, book lice, plaster bagworms, furniture beetles et al.
In May 2007, during an entomologic ecoenvironmental investigation conducted inside the homes of some of these patients, we found wooden furniture, which harbored live furniture beetles (Anobium punctatum) (Figure 2, panel A), and small amounts of wood dust on the floor.
Patients were asked about their outdoor activities (walking in the countryside, gardening), homes, and whether they had wooden furniture potentially infested with furniture beetles.
Pyemotes ventricosus, a parasite of the furniture beetle Anobium punctatum, was the cause of this condition.
Bubinga is considered moderately durable, but it is subject to attack by furniture beetles.
Just under pounds 1 million has been set asideto rid the ancient building of deathwatch and furniture beetles.
Engineers have discovered more problems at the ancient law courts, after county council chiefs had earmarked pounds 800,000 to replace rotten rafters under attack from deathwatch and furniture beetles .
Engineers have discovered more problems at the Grade I listed building after county council chiefs had earmarked pounds 800,000 to replace rafters under attack from deathwatch and furniture beetles .
Hundreds of metres of scaffolding and a temporary roof have been put in place at the ancient law courts, which are under attack from deathwatch and furniture beetles.