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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Peripsocidae - Stout Barklice

Peripsocus madidus (Hagen) - Peripsocus madidus - female barklouse - Peripsocus madidus - female Barklice - Peripsocus subfasciatus Stout Barklice - Peripsocus stagnivagus - female Barklouse Sept 25 - Peripsocus madidus bug - Peripsocus subfasciatus - female Pennsylvania Barklouse for ID  - Peripsocus madidus tiny Psocid - Peripsocus stagnivagus
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 Peripsocidae (Stout Barklice)
Explanation of Names
Peripsocidae Roesler 1944
Numbers
14 spp. in 2 genera in our area(1), >340 spp. in 12 genera total(2)