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Family Lepidopsocidae - Scaly-winged Barklice

IMG_1455 - Echmepteryx hageni Thylacella cubana (Banks) - Thylacella cubana - female Unknown Bark Louse - Echmepteryx madagascariensis Unknown Bark Louse - Echmepteryx hageni Psocidae - Echmepteryx hageni Insect - Echmepteryx hageni Possibly Echmepteryx sp. - Echmepteryx Unknown Bark Louse - Echmepteryx
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Trogiomorpha
Infraorder Atropetae
Family Lepidopsocidae (Scaly-winged Barklice)
Explanation of Names
Lepidopsocidae Enderlein 1903
12 spp. in 7 genera in NA(1); >200 spp. in 19 genera total(2)
See Also
Hydroptilidae (Microcaddisflies)