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

Species Embidopsocus needhami

Embidopsocus needhami (Enderlein) - Embidopsocus needhami - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Troctomorpha
Family Liposcelididae (Booklice)
Subfamily Embidopsocinae
Genus Embidopsocus
Species needhami (Embidopsocus needhami)
Explanation of Names
Embidopsocus needhami (Enderlein 1903)
Throughout the U.S. and Canada where woodland is prevalent
under loose bark in wooded areas; also collected in flight intercept traps and by beating