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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Species Anthrenus lepidus

Carpet beetle? Yes, probably Anthrenus lepidus. - Anthrenus lepidus Black and white carpet beetle - Something in Anthrenus? A. lepidus, perchance? - Anthrenus lepidus Light form (my terminology) - Anthrenus lepidus Light form (my terminology) - Anthrenus lepidus Carpet beetle for ID (Found in the company of  Anthrenus lepidus) - Anthrenus lepidus Carpet Beetle - Anthrenus lepidus  Anthrenus parvus? - Anthrenus lepidus Carpet beetle? - Anthrenus lepidus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Dermestidae (Carpet Beetles)
Tribe Anthrenini
Genus Anthrenus (Carpet Beetles)
No Taxon (Subgenus Anthrenus)
Species lepidus (Anthrenus lepidus)
Explanation of Names
Anthrenus lepidus LeConte 1854
Range
w. NA (BC-CA to MT-NM & Baja)(1) (map)