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- Arthur, Frank H.; Starkus, Laura A.; Gerken, Alison R.; Campbell, James F.; McKay, Tanja
- Journal of stored products research 2019 v.83 pp. 73-77
- Tribolium castaneum; adults; bags; brown rice; byproducts; diet; larvae; population growth; predation; pupae; rice flour; storage insects; storage temperature; storage time
- ... Tribolium castaneum (Herbst), the red flour beetle, is a cosmopolitan stored product insect that infests a variety of raw grains and processed grain products. Although this pest is prevalent in rice mills, there is a comparative lack of data on growth and development on rice by-products and fractions compared to other grains. In this study, ten mixed-sex adults were exposed on 200 g of either rice ...