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Species Cuneopalpus cyanops

Lawn barklouse - Cuneopalpus cyanops At the edge - Cuneopalpus cyanops Ectopsocus  or Trichopsocus species?  - Cuneopalpus cyanops
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Homilopsocidea
Family Elipsocidae (Damp Barklice)
Subfamily Elipsocinae
Genus Cuneopalpus
Species cyanops (Cuneopalpus cyanops)
Explanation of Names
Cuneopalpus cyanops (Rostock 1876)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA; established in several places on the coasts (Ed Mockford's comment)
Habitat
on the British Isles, strongly associated with pine but also found on branches of some other trees(1)