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Bug ID please [a: not bed bug]

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  1. ScaredChicagoRes

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    Posted 2 years ago
    Thu Jun 1 2017 21:49:03
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    Found this bug crawling in my bed. When will it end.
    Can anyone ID it?

    Thanks

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  2. bed-bugscouk

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    Posted 2 years ago
    Fri Jun 2 2017 3:55:44
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    Hi,

    100% not bed bugs. The banding pattern is not correct.

    The closest I can post to compare with is a carpet beetle adult, not saying its that but its likely to be a close relative:

    adult3 by David Cain, on Flickr

    Hope that helps.

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