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Photo#309192
Larva or member of some

Larva or member of some "primitive" order?
Palo Alto , Santa Clara County, California, USA
July 23, 2009
Size: 4 mm excluding tail struc
Found two of these crawling sluggishly in my bathroom sink, possibly having dropped from the ceiling. This one has become a little entangled in a bit of dark thread.

Images of this individual: tag all
Larva or member of some Larva or member of some Larva or member of some

Moved
Moved from Carpet Beetles.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

carpet beetle larva -- nice series!
i'll try to find out genus

 
Wow, that was quick!
Only about ten minutes after I posted the photos. Thanks!

 
subfamily Megatominae (further ID requires microscopy)
Andreas Herrmann det.

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