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  1. ScoopOne

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    Posted 3 months ago
    Mon Apr 16 2018 3:00:34
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    I recently found a bug in my hallway and wanted to see if anyone can ID it. I work at a college and i'm always worried that one day a bed bug might catch a ride on me. Below are some pictures of the bug i caught. Its color is a light brown / tan if the pictures don't show it well enough

    If more pictures are needed please let me know. I've put it in a ziplock bag.




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    Posted 3 months ago
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    After doing my own research I think this may be a female odd beatle. Can anyone confirm this ?

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    I’m no expert but that is 100% not a bed bug

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    ScoopOne - 11 hours ago  » 
    After doing my own research I think this may be a female odd beatle. Can anyone confirm this ?

    Yes. Correct.

    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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