The Master Gardeners at CCE Genesee County most frequently receives questions about the following Household Insect Pests. Please click on each link for a Cornell Insect Diagnostic Lab Factsheet PDF about that pest.
Beetles in Flour, Grains and Other Stored Foods
Beetles Infesting Woolens (Carpet Beetles, Dermestids)
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Cigarette and Drugstore Beetles
Indian Meal Moth
Lady Beetles in Homes (Ladybugs)
Millipedes/ Sowbugs/ Pillbugs/ Centipedes
Powder Post Beetles
Sawtoothed Grain Beetle
Scales on Houseplants
Silverfish and Firebrats
Spiders (Also see "Spiders Commonly Encountered in PA and the Northeast")
Western Conifer Seed Bug
Don't see your pest on the list? See the full listing of Cornell Insect Diagnostic Lab Factsheets.
Last updated July 7, 2020