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What are these small bugs that I've found on my window sill & bed??????

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  1. non

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    Sun Mar 13 2011 19:00:31
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    http://tinypic.com/r/1zbzdq9/7
    http://tinypic.com/r/30ll2xl/7

    Recently there have been some mysterious bugs in my room. 3 have been found on the bed (on different days); one dead at night; the other two in the daytime.
    The others were in two different window sills floating dead in glasses of water.
    The bugs are so small and one appears to have a brown back with what look like dots on the back?
    Sort of like a lady bug, but obviously not a lady bug.
    The others look to be a dark brown/black and I can't see any antennae, but that could be due to the fact I smashed these when I saw them. Legs are hard to see, too due to the small size of these bugs.
    From what I've seen on the net, these don't really look like bbs, but I could be wrong???
    Do bbs ever look dark or spotted?
    From what I could tell only one had the dot-like appearance.
    PLEASE HELP!
    What could these bugs on my bed be?
    They are not fleas.
    Thanks.

  2. non

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    Posted 3 years ago
    Sun Mar 13 2011 19:02:34
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    Also, are bbs ever dark in color (brown/black) and very small?
    The one was a brown with what looked like spots on it. All the same size.

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    Sun Mar 13 2011 19:33:03
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    Pictures are not that great for a 100% positive ID. Look up pictures on the net of Warehouse Beetles, that could be what I make of them.

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    http://tinypic.com/r/2j4ztvr/7

    Here's a pic of them floating in the glass. Do bbs ever appear that dark in color? Are warehouse beetles bigger or smaller than bbs??

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    Mon Mar 14 2011 2:26:07
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    I confirm KQ identification... Dermestid beetles, probably Trogoderma sp.

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    Fri Mar 18 2011 13:08:03
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    i am having the same problem! i have these very tiny bugs aronud my room they are mostly dark brown nd i think a little black. please help i have no idea what they are and i just found a whole bunch of tiny babies on the floor by my window. help!!

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    Get pictures. Around a window could be anything. Psocids or jumping spiders are real common there.

    Jim


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