Pest fact sheet 01: Varied carpet beetle

This fact sheet can be used for identification of the varied carpet beetle should your collection become affected by pests. Included are photographs of the adult and larva and information on the life cycle, how to spot signs of damage and the materials likely to be affected and similar species of pest.

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Date created: 2010

Author: David Pinniger

Publisher: Collections Trust