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Family Lepidopsocidae - Scaly-winged Barklice

Barklouse? - Echmepteryx hageni IMG_1455 - Echmepteryx hageni barklouse - Echmepteryx hageni Barklouse - Echmepteryx hageni Cerobasis? - Pteroxanium kelloggi Echmepteryx hageni? - Echmepteryx hageni Possibly Echmepteryx madagascariensis - Echmepteryx madagascariensis Unknown Bark Louse - Echmepteryx
Classification
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
Numbers
12 spp. in 7 genera in NA(1); >200 spp. in 19 genera total(2)
See Also
Hydroptilidae (Microcaddisflies)