Dermestidae

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Noun1.Dermestidae - carpet beetles
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
carpet beetle, carpet bug - small beetle whose larvae are household pests feeding on woolen fabrics
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Species from family Anthomyidae (Diptera), Musca domestica (Linnaeus, 1758), Muscina stabulans (Fallen, 1817) (Diptera: Muscidae), family Sarcophagidae (Diptera), Dermestes lardarius (Linnaeus, 1758) (Coleoptera: Dermestidae), family Histeridae (Coleoptera), family Vespidae (Hymenoptera) were also identified.
Para retirar los musculos y dejar expuesto y limpio el craneo para las mediciones se utilizo la tecnica de los insectos saprofitos dermestidos, Dermestes lardarius, los cuales estaban alojados en un acuario de vidrio de 50 cm de largo x 35 cm de ancho y 30 cm de alto.
Stored food and grain insects.--An increase in the number of complaints involving scavenger insects such as larder beetles, (Dermestes lardarius Linnaeus), and other carpet beetles (Dermestes sp.) was noted in 2005.