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Genus Blaste

Big wing Psocid - Blaste Psocoptera nymph - Blaste Blaste opposita (Banks) - Blaste opposita - female Blaste quieta (Hagen) - Blaste quieta - female Barklouse - Blaste quieta Blaste posticata - female Psocidae - Blaste - male Barklice - Blaste subquieta - female
Classification
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 Amphigerontiinae
Genus Blaste
Explanation of Names
Blaste Kolbe 1883
Numbers
11 spp. in our area(1), 114 spp. in 4 subgenera total(2)
Range
most of our area(1)