Dermestes lardarius (species)

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Scope note
Members of a species of beetle, the common name of which reflects that it may infest household larders, feeding upon cheese, dried meats, and raw animal hides; the larva is characterized by short and long reddish-brown or black hair and other distinguishing markings.
Dermestes lardarius
Accepted term: 15-Jul-2024