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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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Family Dermestidae - Carpet Beetles

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

Genus Apsectus
Species hispidus - Apsectus hispidus
Species araneorum - Apsectus araneorum
Genus Dermestes
No Taxon subgenus Dermestes
Species ater - Black Larder Beetle
Species lardarius - Larder Beetle
Species nidum - Dermestes nidum
Species peruvianus - Peruvian Larder Beetle
Species reductus - Dermestes reductus
Species pulcher - Dermestes pulcher
Species signatus - Dermestes signatus
No Taxon subgenus Dermestinus
Species caninus - Dermestes caninus
Species carnivorus - Dermestes carnivorus
Species fasciatus - Dermestes fasciatus
Species frischi - Fringed Larder Beetle
Species maculatus - Hide Beetle
Species marmoratus - Common Carrion Beetle
Species rattus - Dermestes rattus
Species sardous - Dermestes sardous
Species talpinus - Hide and Tallow Dermestid
Species undulatus - Dermestes undulatus
Genus Orphilus
Species subnitidus - Orphilus subnitidus
Species ater - Orphilus ater
Tribe Thorictini
Genus Thorictodes
Species heydeni - Thorictodes heydeni
Genus Thylodrias
Species contractus - Odd Beetle
Tribe Attagenini
Genus Attagenus - Black Carpet Beetles
Species bicolor - Attagenus bicolor
Species brunneus - Attagenus brunneus
Species fasciatus - Banded Black Carpet Beetle
Species pellio - Fur Beetle
Species rufipennis - Attagenus rufipennis
Species schaefferi - Attagenus schaefferi
Species smirnovi - Attagenus smirnovi
Species unicolor - Black Carpet Beetle
Genus Novelsis
Species beldensis - Novelsis beldensis
Species hornii - Novelsis hornii
Species picta - Novelsis picta
Species uteana - Novelsis uteana
Genus Paranovelsis
Species aequalis - Paranovelsis aequalis
Species mcdonaldi - Paranovelsis mcdonaldi
Species perplexa - Paranovelsis perplexa
Species varicolor - Paranovelsis varicolor
Tribe Anthrenini
Genus Anthrenus - Carpet Beetles
No Taxon Subgenus Anthrenops
Species coloratus - Asian Carpet Beetle
No Taxon Subgenus Anthrenus
Species chiton - Anthrenus chiton
Species flavipes - Furniture Carpet Beetle
Species isabellinus - Bird Nest Carpet Beetle
Species lepidus - Anthrenus lepidus
Species parvus - Anthrenus parvus
Species pimpinellae - Bird Nest Carpet Beetle
Species scrophulariae - Buffalo Carpet Beetle
Species sophonisba - Anthrenus sophonisba
Species thoracicus - Anthrenus thoracicus
No Taxon Subgenus Florilinus
Species castaneae - Anthrenus castaneae
Species museorum - Museum Beetle
No Taxon Subgenus Helocerus
Species fuscus - Anthrenus fuscus
No Taxon Subgenus Nathrenus
Species verbasci - Varied Carpet Beetle
No Taxon Unidentified Larvae
Genus Caccoleptus
Species kacka - Caccoleptus kacka
Genus Cryptorhopalum
Species aspilon - Cryptorhopalum aspilon
Species apicale - Cryptorhopalum apicale
Species haemorrhoidale - Cryptorhopalum haemorrhoidale
Species obesulum - Cryptorhopalum obesulum
Species pruddeni - Cryptorhopalum pruddeni
Species reversum - Cryptorhopalum reversum
Species ruficorne - Cryptorhopalum ruficorne
Species triste - Cryptorhopalum triste
Genus Ctesias
Species dusmae - Ctesias dusmae
Genus Dearthrus
Species stebbinsi - Dearthrus stebbinsi
Genus Megatoma
Species ampla - Megatoma ampla
Species perversa - Megatoma perversa
Species pubescens - Megatoma pubescens
Species variegata - Megatoma variegata
Genus Orphinus
Species fulvipes - Orphinus fulvipes
Genus Reesa
Species vespulae - Wasp Nest Dermestid
Genus Phradonoma
Species nobile - Phradonoma nobile
Genus Pseudohadrotoma
Species graeseri - Pseudohadrotoma graeseri
Species perversa - Pseudohadrotoma perversa
Genus Thaumaglossa
Species americana - Thaumaglossa americana
Genus Trogoderma
Species anthrenoides - Trogoderma anthrenoides
Species ballfinchae - Trogoderma ballfinchae
Species breve - Trogoderma breve
Species glabrum - Glabrous Cabinet Beetle
Species grassmani - Trogoderma grassmani
Species inclusum - Larger Cabinet Beetle
Species ornatum - Ornate Carpet Beetle
Species primum - Trogoderma primum
Species sternale - Trogoderma sternale
Species variabile - Warehouse Beetle
No Taxon sternale COMPLEX
No Taxon Larvae