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Family Peripsocidae - Stout Barklice

Peripsocus maculosus Mockford - Peripsocus maculosus - female Peripsocus sp. - Peripsocus unnamed-one - male Stout Barklouse  - Peripsocus stagnivagus - female Peripsocus madidus? - Peripsocus madidus - female Peripsocus subfasciatus male? - Peripsocus subfasciatus - male Pennsylvania Barklouse for ID  - Peripsocus madidus tiny Psocid - Peripsocus stagnivagus tiny Psocid - Peripsocus stagnivagus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Homilopsocidea
Family Peripsocidae (Stout Barklice)
Explanation of Names
Peripsocidae Roesler 1944
14 spp. in 2 genera in our area(1), >340 spp. in 12 genera total(2)