khapra beetle, Trogoderma granarium  (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) - 5315007

khapra beetle
Trogoderma granarium Everts, 1898

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: Adult males are 1.4-2.3 mm long, 0.75-1.1 mm wide; adult females are 2.1 - 3.4 mm long, 1.7 - 1.9 mm wide, ovate and densely hairy beetles. Head and pronotum are dark reddish-brown, elytra reddish-brown, usually with indistinct lighter reddish-brown fasciae; center of thorax and abdomen reddish-brown; AQIS Melbourne quarantine intercept.
Image type: Museum
Image view: Dorsal / Abaxial / Back
Image location: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

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Country: Australia

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Image uploaded on Thursday, October 11, 2007
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