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Black & Brown Beetle - Dermestes lardarius

Black & Brown Beetle - Dermestes lardarius
Logy Bay, Northeast Avalon, Newfoundland/Labrador, Canada
July 23, 2006
Size: 10 mm
Found this beetle on the carpet in a bedroom closet about 11:00 PM. Three times it flew a short distance while I was photographing it. Mostly it just crawled. Can anyone ID?

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Black & Brown Beetle - Dermestes lardarius Black & Brown Beetle - Dermestes lardarius

Larder Beetle
Dermestes lardarius
A common household pest.

 
Thanks!
Thanks to both you and Adalbert for the ID! I've moved the images tot he species page.

Larder Beetle

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