Wireworms
(Family Elateridae)

Updated May 19, 2000

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Wireworm Adult, or Click Beetle

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Wireworms and Damaged Corn Seed

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Dorsal and Lateral Views

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Stressed Corn Seedling

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Stressed Corn Seedling - Closer View

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Wireworm and Damage to Stem

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)