- Spectracide Ant Shield Insect Killer Granules kill ants*, armyworms (fall and yellow-striped), centipedes, European crane flies, crickets**, cutworms, earwigs, fleas, lawn moths (sod webworms), grasshoppers, Japanese beetles (adults), pillbugs, spittle bugs, mites, green June beetles, leafhoppers, millipedes, springtails and ticks (including ticks that may transmit Lyme Disease), and ladybeetles‡.
- For application with bag, apply at the rate of 2 lb per 1,000 sq ft (an area 20' x 50') or 3.2 oz per 100 sq ft (an area 10' x 10').
*Ants (except harvester and pharaoh): Argentine, Florida carpenter, black carpenter, southern, field, Allegheny mound, cornfield, honey, pavement, red imported fire ant, nuisance, odorous, pyramid, black turf, white-footed, crazy, little black, ghost, thief, acrobat, citronella, big-headed, lawn.
**Crickets: House, common short-tailed, Indies short-tailed, Arizona, tropical, variable field, fall field, southeastern
field, Texas field, spring field, northern wood, western striped, eastern striped, sand field, vocal field, southern wood.
‡Ladybeetles: Convergent, seven-spotted, two-spotted, thirteen-spotted, twice-stabbed, Asian.