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Beetle ID 2 - Tribolium

Beetle ID 2 - Tribolium
San Ramon, California, USA
July 22, 2006
Size: 3mm
Very small beetle, the antennae look slightly clubbed so I don't think its a Carabid, but I don't know what it might be... Help me out O.o

Moved
Moved from Darkling Beetles. Moving into Tribolium, but will not be offended if someone overrules my ID:-)

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Tribolium?
This is without a doubt in the family Tenebrionidae, and at only three millimeters fits with Tribolium, one of the "flour beetles." Tribolium are the beetle version of Drosophila pomace flies: They are very important research subjects in the field of genetics.

 
Where should I put this guy t
Where should I put this guy then, family level, or genus?

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