leather beetle

leather beetle

n
(Animals) See dermestid
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'So who is your typical customer?' I asked the Connolly sales assistant as I stroked a beautiful tan leather Beetle Bag.
They were later identified as being Australian spider beetles, a common dried food pest, along with Indian meal moths and casings from hide or leather beetles.
George Bellingham, 41, said: "The health people told me the insects were leather beetles, also known as death beetles.