Carpet Beetle Skin

Carpet Beetle Larva

Carpet beetles are commonly encountered indoors during cold months in Kentucky.

Clothes Moth Larva

Clothes Moth Larva

Clothes moths are a common indoor pest in Kentucky.

Midges in Antartica

Cold Buggin'

Dr. Teets and His Team Study Unique Antarctic Insects.

Zika

Fight The Bite!

Learn more about Zika and mosquitoes in Kentucky.

Photo: Matt Barton

Drone vs. Pest

Entomologists use drones to scan for tree-killing beetles.

ALB

ALB

Round 'Em Up! Invasive Longhorned Beetles are at the border.

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Identification & Management Assistance

For assisstance with insect identification and management in Kentucky, bring questions and specimens directly to your local County Extension Office. Your local office can also help you find and print factsheets and other information. These services are provided to Kentuckians at no cost. 

List of Kentucky County Extension Offices

Residents of states outside of Kentucky should contact their local or regional extension service