What Bug Is That? The guide to Australian insect families.

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Trogiidae

Overview

Several of the common indoor species of worldwide distribution belong to this family, e.g. Lepinotus inquilinus .

Description

They are apterous or have small, easily detached wing rudiments; the thoracic nota are not subdivided and ocelli are absent (Smithers 1965c).

  • Trogiidae; Lepinotus reticulatus

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