larva of dermestid beetle

larva of dermestid beetle

6075   I live in ontario Canada.  Its mid july and i have found 1 on my kitchen counter ..a few in my sons room on his clothes and many in my car and in the trunk of my car.

This is a larva of dermestid beetle (Coleoptera: Dermestidae); likely in the genus Dermestes, such as the larder beetle, D. lardarius – see https://tinyurl.com/nw92wz for more detailed information. Ed Saugstad, retired entomologist; Sinks Grove, WV.