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Photo#447370
Hairy Fungus Beetle  - Typhaea stercorea

Hairy Fungus Beetle - Typhaea stercorea
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
August 26, 2010
Size: 2.5 mm
Found on a fence next to a lower garden and fruit trees.

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Moved
Michael, Thanks!

Moved from ID Request.

Mycetophagidae
Typhaea stercorea

If it were a little larger I
If it were a little larger I would have suggested Tribolium castaneum (Red Flour Beetle) as a possibility.

 
Just measured it
It's 2.5 mm long.

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