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furniture beetle

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(Animals) See anobiid
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There was evidence of a common furniture beetle infestation in the joists and floorings of the terraced houses, while decay by Cellar Fungus (Coniophora puteuna) was also apparent.
The Common Furniture Beetle, Anobium punctatum Sadly, there was nothing left to save with the fishing basket, but it did get me to thinking about the furniture chez nous, to say nothing of the wooden floorboards and joists holding up the place.
The heartwood is durable; however, the sapwood is susceptible to attack by the powder post beetle and common furniture beetle.
The sapwood is vulnerable to attack by the common furniture beetle and the heartwood is moderately resistant to preservative treatment.
The term woodworm is given to the one beetle, Anobium Punctatum, also known as The Common Furniture beetle.
THE WOOD IS PERISHABLE AND LIABLE TO ATTACK BY COMMON FURNITURE BEETLE AND BY DEATH WATCH BEETLE.
punctatum (De Geer, 1774), the common furniture beetle (2).
The common furniture beetle is only a tiny 3mm long.
It is liable to attack from the common furniture beetle.
The most common types of woodworm in a domestic property are the common furniture beetle, which attacks almost all wood types, although furniture, and other wooden objects, like bannisters, panelling, floor boards or skirting boards are particularly at risk.
Yn Ynysoedd Prydain, y rhai mwyaf cyffredin ydi'r pryf dodrefn (Anobium punctatum; common furniture beetle), chwilen angau (Xestobium rufuvillosum; deathwatch beetle ), chwilen gorniog y tai (Hylotrupes bajulus; house longhorn beetle) a'r chwilen llwch llif (Lyctus brunneus; powderpost beetle).
The heartwood is durable, however, the sapwood is susceptible to attack by the powder post beetle and common furniture beetle.