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Bed bug or maybe book louse?

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  1. SimplyJordan

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    Posted 10 months ago
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    Hey all, I just found this bug crawling around my girlfriend at about 11pm, luckily I was able to catch it. I'm not sure if I'm being paranoid or not but I could use some help identifying this bug as I recently came back from Mexico and we have just moved into this apartment. Here is an imgur album of photos I took of it. The bug appears to be be roughly 1.5mm in length.

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    Posted 10 months ago
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    SimplyJordan - 13 seconds ago  » 
    Hey all, I just found this bug crawling around my girlfriend at about 11pm, luckily I was able to catch it. I'm not sure if I'm being paranoid or not but I could use some help identifying this bug as I recently came back from Mexico and we have just moved into this apartment. Here is an imgur album of photos I took of it. The bug appears to be be roughly 1.5mm in length.

    Forgot to post the album: https://imgur.com/a/3ITVx7A

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    Posted 10 months ago
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    Here is another couple shots with a decent zoom. http://imgur.com/gallery/5oS2Dgk

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    Posted 10 months ago
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    It's difficult when specimen is very tiny. It looks like a beetle.

    Professional entomologist/arachnologist. I consult on all matters dealing with insects and arachnids, including those of natural history and biology to pest management and forensic entomology investigations.

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