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Bed Bug Nymph or Book Louse? Please help identify

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  1. Sisaphys

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    Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Hi Can someone please help me identify this bug. I have been monitoring my room. Cannot tell if bed bug or book louse or something else.

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    Thank you for your assistance.

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    Sisaphys - 1 hour ago  » 
    Hi Can someone please help me identify this bug. I have been monitoring my room. Cannot tell if bed bug or book louse or something else.
    Thank you for your assistance.

    Less zoomed in would make it easier, but looks like a booklouse.

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    I’ll try and get a less zoomed in one when I’m home. Just out of curiously what makes it easier ?

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    Here’s another one I have from a different angle.

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    Sisaphys - 7 hours ago  » 
    I’ll try and get a less zoomed in one when I’m home. Just out of curiously what makes it easier ?

    it just seems so glossy and not crisp.

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    I’ll go about getting a better photo, but you believe it to be a book louse?

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    Sisaphys - 54 minutes ago  » 
    I’ll go about getting a better photo, but you believe it to be a book louse?

    That's what it looks like.


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