Carpet Beetle  (two photos)
"Larder Beetle" "Bacon Beetle"
Species Lardarius

larder beetle
This carpet beetle was lounging around our campsite at Strawberry Reservoir in Wasatch
County, Utah.  Sharp-eyed Ruth Sulik happened to notice him.  © Carol Davis

carpet beetle
This carpet beetle likes to eat your food and will invade stored food products. It is
larger than the
Anthrenus species that you can also find in your house. © Carol Davis

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