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Genus Metylophorus

Barklice - Metylophorus novaescotiae Common Barklouse - Metylophorus purus - male Common Barklouse - Metylophorus purus Green-trimmed insect - Metylophorus novaescotiae an aphid maybe - Metylophorus novaescotiae Barklouse - Metylophorus novaescotiae No idea what this could be. - Metylophorus novaescotiae Psocodea - Metylophorus novaescotiae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Psocetae
Family Psocidae (Common Barklice)
Subfamily Psocinae
Genus Metylophorus
Explanation of Names
Metylophorus Pearman 1932
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1), 50 total(2)
Range
mostly Oriental & Neotropical(2); in our area, 2 spp. widespread in e. US & adjacent Canada + one sp. in so. AZ(1)
Remarks
our only representative of the tribe Metylophorini (>80 spp. in 7 genera worldwide)(2)