Peritroctes bengalensis Thornton & Wong 1966 - Peritroctes bengalensis
San Marcos, Hays County, Texas, USA
November 8, 2014
Size: 1.2 mm
Check out the horns on this beauty! This species was first described from the Calcutta Botanical Gardens. I am waiting to hear from Mockford about the known distribution of this one. I was totally surprised to find it in Texas. This female is apterous. Describedd ij L W. B. Thornton & S. K. Wong "Some Psocoptera from West Bengal, India, Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London 118(1):1-21, 1966.
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