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Insect and Spider Identification: Please help ID this bug

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Wilsonville, OR

March 14, 2014
4:05 PM

Post #9789621

Can anyone help me ID this bug?
I've found 1 in my bed, and then today seen 3 on the wall next to the bed (in the daytime).

My first thought was bed bugs.. but it doesn't match the pictures I have found online.
It also seems a little more flat that pics I have seen of a carpet beetle.

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Minot, ND

March 14, 2014
4:45 PM

Post #9789644

This is a carpet beetle in the genus Anthrenus; maybe the varied carpet beetle, Anthrenus verbasci -
Deer Park, TX

March 29, 2014
6:03 PM

Post #9800766

It looks like a carpet beetle to me.

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