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Skin beetle
Skin beetle


Dermestidae
Dermestidae
Skin beetle Larvae
Skin beetle Larvae
Dermestidae Larvae
Dermestidae Larvae

Genera81
Species2.360
Common namesSkin beetles, Dermestid beetles, Museum beetles, Carpet beetles, Hide beetles, Larder beetles, Dermestids
German namesSpeckkäfer, Pelzkäfer
Dutch namesSpekkevers, Spektorren
Danish namesKlannere
Finnish namesIhrakuoriaiset
Norwegian namesKlannere
Swedish namesängrar
AuthorHope, 1840
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesDermestidae in bie.ala.org.au
Dermestidae in faunaeur.org
Dermestidae in itis.gov
Dermestidae in dyntaxa.se
Dermestidae in Wikipedia (English)

Further chapters of "Skin beetles"
- Attagenus smirnovi
- Anthrenus pimpinellae
- Larder beetle
- Museum beetle
Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Skin beetle
2. Dermestidae
3. Skin beetle Larvae
4. Dermestidae Larvae
Quick search: Dermestidae - Skin - Beetle - Beetles - Attagenus - Anthrenus
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderBostrichiformia
SuperfamilyBostrichoidea
Carpet Beetles, Powder-post Beetles, Death-watch Beetles
FamilyDermestidae
Skin beetles, Dermestid beetles, Museum beetles, Carpet beetles, Hide beetles, Larder beetles, Dermestids
AuthorHope, 1840
 
Synonyms
Dermestae (Redtenbacher, 1845)
Dermestida (Leach, 1815)
Dermestideae (Gyllenhall, 1808)
Dermestides (Leach, 1815)
Dermestins (Laporte, 1840)
Dermestites (Newman, 1834)
Dermestoidae (Agassiz, 1846)
Thorictidae (Wollaston, 1854)
Thylodriidae
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Keywords
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