Rusty grain beetle

Duration: 13 seconds

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Adult rusty grain beetles move across and under grains of wheat. On the left of the viewer, one of the beetles enters a hole in one of the grains. Many of the grains have holes that are typical of damage caused by rusty grain beetles.

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