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Ectopsocus? - Ectopsocus

Ectopsocus? - Ectopsocus
Noe Valley, San Francisco County, California, USA
June 29, 2018
Size: ca 2-3 mm
Found on exterior wall, collected for DY.

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Moved from Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice.

Thanks! Yes, collected, will send to you in the next few weeks.

This one is either ...
Ectopsocus californicus or E. briggsi. Looks like a male. separating these 2 species can be tricky. Gt the specimen? If not I could send it to Dr. Mockford.

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