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Need an ID... thanks!!

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  1. wabalu823

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    Posted 6 months ago
    Sun Feb 10 2019 10:12:37

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    Saw one of these guys in my bathroom the other day, didn’t think much of it and now woke up to one on my pillow. I’ve been traveling recently, so concerned I may have brought something back. No bites, and no others found minus the two that made themselves visible.


  2. bed-bugscouk

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    Posted 6 months ago
    Sun Feb 10 2019 12:38:53

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    100% not bedbug, better quality image may be needed for species ID though.

    Hope that helps.

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  3. loubugs

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    Posted 6 months ago
    Sun Feb 10 2019 22:34:55

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    Looks like one of the spider beetles, family Ptinidae.

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