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Is this a baby bed bug? [a: beetle larva]

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  1. bedbugquestion12345

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    Posted 7 months ago
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    Is this a baby bed bug? Would love any advice or expertise. Thank you!!

    http://imgur.com/a/yuFHS

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    Posted 7 months ago
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    Beetle larva

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    Posted 7 months ago
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    bedbugquestion12345 - 6 hours ago  » 
    Is this a baby bed bug? Would love any advice or expertise. Thank you!!
    http://imgur.com/a/yuFHS

    Looks like a very young Anthrenus verbasci larva (carpet beetle larva).
    Please compare to bed bug pictures, especially nymphs, so you can see the obvious differences.

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