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Species Liposcelis decolor

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Troctomorpha
Family Liposcelididae (Booklice)
Genus Liposcelis
No Taxon (Section I)
No Taxon (Group B)
Species decolor (Liposcelis decolor)
Explanation of Names
Liposcelis decolor (Pearman 1925)
Range
cosmopolitan; considered non-native in Europe(1)
Remarks
Pest of stored products. Probably introduced.
Print References
Works Cited
1.Alien terrestrial arthropods of Europe
Roques A., Kenis M., Lees D., Lopez-Vaamonde C., Rabitsch W., Rasplus J.-Y., Roy D., eds. 2010. BioRisk 4 Special Issue; 2 vols., 1028 pp.