Cryptolestes pusillus

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Cryptolestes pusillus (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): Gary Alpert, Harvard University
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Cryptolestes pusillus (Schönherr) - (flat grain beetle)

The beetle is mainly a pest of stored grain in tropical countries. It is also found in cassava products.

Laemophloeus pusillus
Cryptolestes minutus

Vernacular names
• Deutsch: Kleiner Leistenkopfplattkäfer
• English: flat grain beetle
• Français: cucujide plat