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Species Elipsocus pumilis

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Homilopsocidea
Family Elipsocidae (Damp Barklice)
Subfamily Elipsocinae
Genus Elipsocus
Species pumilis (Elipsocus pumilis)
Explanation of Names
Elipsocus pumilis (Hagen 1861)
Range
described from "New York," prob. native to Europe (widespread there); in our area, recorded in the ne US and Vancouver, BC(1)(2)
Habitat
In Vancouver, collected on western red cedar, maples, pines, and Scotch broom