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Anthrenocerus australis (Hope, 1843)

Family: Dermestidae

Size: 2.6 mm (2.0 to 3.4 mm)

Distribution: Australia, introduced to England, Netherlands, Germany

Ecology: The larvae of the Australian carpet beetle prefer to eat in wool and leather products

Location: England, York, Central Science Lab.

leg. 20.XII.2001

Coll. Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Photo: U.Schmidt, 2016

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Uploaded on November 29, 2016