Tenebrio obscurus

This species is a pest on old or moldy grain, oats or seeds, so their presence indicates a lack of proper sanitation. When eggs and/or larvae are ingested with breakfast foods they can cause gastrointestinal discomfort.

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Common NamesDark Mealworm
Preservation OptionAlcohol


Specimens sold in alcohol are sent in clear, archival-quality glass vials with poly-seal caps to prevent evaporation. They are sent with alcohol-proof, typed specimen data labels.

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