Insects and pests
Identification guides and control advice for insects and pests.
Find a list of beneficial insects of broadacre field crops in Queensland.
Field crop insect pests
Find a list of insect pests of broadacre field crops in Queensland and northern NSW.
Horticultural insect pests
View the list of insect pests that affect different horticultural crops.
Priority plant pests
View the list of pests that must be reported to Biosecurity Queensland.
West Indian drywood termite
An overview of West Indian drywood termites, including their spread in Queensland and how to treat the pest on your property.
An overview of fire ants in Queensland, including biosecurity zones and information about your obligations to help stop the spread.
Electric ants in Queensland
The electric ant is category 1 restricted matter, and you have an obligation to inform the Queensland Government of possible electric ant colonies.
Managing insect pests
Advice to manage and control pests on your property.
- Last reviewed: 19 Oct 2022
- Last updated: 19 Oct 2022
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