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Please help identify possible bed bug nymph [a: book louse/psocid]

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  1. aclark

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    Posted 5 years ago
    Tue Nov 25 2014 21:23:04
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    Please help to identify this tiny bug if you can. It is about 2mm.

    [img]IMG_9473 by AmberC84, on Flickr[/img]

    IMG_9467 by AmberC84, on Flickr

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    Posted 5 years ago
    Tue Nov 25 2014 21:39:58
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    Hi there,
    I would wait for an expert to confirm but I think you may have a book louse there in the second photo. the first would not allow me to see it. good luck!

  3. aclark

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    Posted 5 years ago
    Tue Nov 25 2014 21:43:41
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    thanks! here is another photo...but it distorts the color. the color is more translucent.

    [img]IMG_9473 by AmberC84, on Flickr[/img]

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    Posted 5 years ago
    Tue Nov 25 2014 21:54:47
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    Still not able for some reason to see it. look up photos of book louse and see if that matches your bug

  5. loubugs

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    Wed Nov 26 2014 5:23:02
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    Yes, a book louse.

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    Posted 5 years ago
    Wed Nov 26 2014 22:57:28
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    Thank you so much for your help!


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