Frequent Specimens - Western Conifer Seed Bugs
The Western Conifer Seed Bug is often mistaken by homeowners in Maine for either the Asian Longhorned Beetle, or for an Assassin Bug. It feeds on seeds of trees, especially pine. It is not a destructive pest in the home, just a nuisance. They come into houses during the end of summer and early fall looking for a place to spend the winter. Scroll down for a detailed fact sheet.
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Detailed Fact Sheet: Western Conifer Seed Bug (Penn State)