Almond Moth

Ephestia Cautella
Almond Moth

Appearance: Adult size is about 2 cm with dark gray to brown, with lighter undersides of wings. Larva is creamy white with a striped appearance.

Behavior: Almond moths attack dried fruits, nuts, grains, and grains.

Sign of Infestation: There is damage to the product, lumps in flour, moth silk, musty smell in the product.

Diseases/Contamination: Moth generally gives damage to products in quality and quantity.

Prevention: Seal product packaging tightly, prevent product leakage, regulate storage room temperature, routinely clean material deposits and fumigation.

Reproduction: Moth undergoes full metamorphosis, through the stages of eggs, larvae, pupae and adult moth.