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Species Ectopsocus californicus

What is it? - Ectopsocus californicus Psocid - Ectopsocus californicus Barklice - Ectopsocus californicus Barklice? - Ectopsocus californicus Outer Barklouse - Ectopsocus californicus ecto - Ectopsocus californicus - male small barklouse - Ectopsocus californicus Psocoptera on Carya - Ectopsocus californicus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Homilopsocidea
Family Ectopsocidae (Outer Barklice)
Genus Ectopsocus
Species californicus (Ectopsocus californicus)
Explanation of Names
Ectopsocus californicus (Banks 1903)
The very distinct dark spots on the wing and the dark postclypeus are diagnostic. (E.L. Mockford, pers. comm. to =v=)
Internet References
Natural History of Orange County, California – images of live nymphs & adults