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Insects from a Mac and Cheese box.   - Liposcelis

Insects from a Mac and Cheese box. - Liposcelis
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA
August 20, 2018
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Book Louse
They feed on organic matter...

 
Thanks!
I have seen these around in our books, of course, but never this level of infestation on anything. It looks like they are confined to a single shelf in our food storage at this time. I'm trying to eliminate them, as there are hundreds in our mac and cheese boxes alone. These look different than the variety I have seen on our books in the past. Now the geek speaks: is there any way to get them to species? :)

 
Book Louse
I think identifying these to species... or even genus would be a real specialist's job...

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