Grain beetle

7486.      What kind of bug is this. Was crawling on my arm while watching tv in bed. Port Hope, Ontario. Canada


Number 7486.    This is a grain beetle (Coleoptera: Silvanidae) in the genus Oryzaephilus, either a saw-toothed or merchant grain beetle. These can infest a wide vsriety of dry stored food products, so you should check your pantry for any signs of insect infestation. See Grain Beetle detailed information.