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Sphaericus gibbioides (Boieldieu, 1856)
Family: Ptinidae
Size: 2,2 mm (1,3 to 2,7 mm)
Distribution: North Africa, Azores, Mediterranean, imported to France, Holland and Germany
Ecology: lives of dry plant parts, for example in seed and spices
Location: Germany, Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Kulmbach, in peppers from Spain
leg. det. U.Schmidt, XII.1979
Photo: U.Schmidt, 2016

Sphaericus gibbioides   (Flickr)