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Species Megatoma variegata

Small Beetle - Megatoma variegata - female Beetle - Megatoma variegata Beetle - Megatoma variegata Carpet Beetle - Megatoma variegata - male Dermestid Beetle - Megatoma variegata Carpet Beetle - Megatoma variegata Small Beetle - Megatoma variegata Carpet - Megatoma variegata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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)
Tribe Anthrenini
Genus Megatoma
Species variegata (Megatoma variegata)
Identification
Female (shorter end segment on antennae)


Male (longer end segment on antennae)