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Leetle Beetle - Ptinus texanus

Leetle Beetle - Ptinus texanus
Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA
November 1, 2006
Size: ~2.5 mm
This tiny beetle was attracted to my garage light.

Moved from Ptinus hystrix.

Moved from Spider Beetle.
Keyed using reference given on family page.

Anobiidae: Ptininae: Ptinus sp.
I believe it is one of the native species of Ptinus - I remember catching a good number of something like this in Oklahoma from treeholes with rodent nests in them.

Anobiidae is a diverse looking family. Someone may recognize sp. - nice shot of something most people wouldn't even see.

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