- Color: reddish to dark brown with two yellowish-brown bands running across its wings.
- Size: 1/2-5/8 inch long
- Feed on: prefers starchy material; but will feed on almost anything.
- Found in: more apt to be found in private residences than in commercial buildings. May be on ceilings, walls, behind picture frames and light fixtures and switches, in appliances, closets and furniture. May infest any room in a dwelling.
- Characteristics: very active; jump when disturbed. Males can fly.