Trogoderma granarium Everts, 1899 (ITIS)
Possibly India (CABI)
First discovered in California in 1953, but the infestation was eradicated; since then, it has been frequently intercepted on imported cargo (Harris 2015)
Usually found in imported cargo at ports of entry (Harris 2015)
Destructive pest of cereal grains and oilseeds (CABI)
Not currently established
Distribution / Maps / Survey Status
The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source.
State and Local Government
CABI. Invasive Species Compendium. Trogoderma granarium. CAB International. [Accessed Aug 10, 2023].
Harris, D.L. 2015. Khapra Beetle, Trogoderma granarium Everts. University of Florida, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension. Electronic Data Information Source Publicaton EENY-372 (IN667).
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Trogoderma granarium. [Accessed Aug 10, 2023].