Cryptorhopalum genus


Common Names: Cryptorhopalum genus, carpet beetles, skin beetles
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Beetles

This is a catch-all for unidentified beetles in the Cryptorhopalum genus, which can be hard to separate by photograph. They are tiny black/brown beetles, sometimes found in abundance on flowers.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/80049
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