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I live NEAR San Francisco, but about 25-30 min away
Location: Redwood City, California
March 7, 2011 6:03 pm
can you identify this bug?
found about 5-6 around my kitchens window sill, whiped them up and flushed them down the toilet [last night].
2 more appeared today.
they’re really tiny, about hm, a bit bigger than a pen’s head.
ick.
Signature: xblueduckx

Varied Carpet Beetle

Dear sblueduckx,
This is a Varied Carpet Beetle,
Anthrenus verbasci, and you can read all about it in our archives or on BugGuide.  We have been responding to several identification requests each day for various species of Carpet Beetles and their larvae.

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What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: California

2 Responses to Varied Carpet Beetle

  1. Mary says:

    How do I get rid of these varied carpet bug?

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