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Species Metylophorus purus

Bark Louse with Bristled Antennae - Metylophorus purus Metylophorus purus Psocid nymph - Metylophorus purus Assumed teliapsocus - Metylophorus purus ? - Metylophorus purus Barklouse for ID - Metylophorus purus unknown bug - Metylophorus purus New Jersey Barklouse for ID - Metylophorus purus - male
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
Species purus (Metylophorus purus)
Explanation of Names
Metylophorus purus (Walsh 1862)
pterostigma completely clear, with white and black border; rectangular black marks between the eyes
e. US (MA-FL to IL-TX) + so. ON(1)
trunks and branches of broadleafs and conifers, fence posts, sides of old buildings, occasionally stone surfaces(1)
Works Cited
1.North American Psocoptera
Edward L. Mockford. 1993. Sandhill Crane Press.