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Genus Tapinella

Tapinella sp. - Tapinella - female Tapinella maculata Mockford & Gurney - Tapinella maculata - female Tapinella maculata Mockfor & Gurney - Tapinella maculata - female Tapinella maculata Mockford & Gurney 1956 - Tapinella maculata - female Tapinella maculata - male Unknown Bark Louse - Tapinella Tapinella maculata - male Tapinella maculata - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Troctomorpha
Family Pachytroctidae (Thick Barklice)
Subfamily Tapinellinae
Genus Tapinella
Explanation of Names
Tapinella Enderlein 1908
Numbers
A single described species in our area, ~40 spp. worldwide(1)
Range
warmer parts of the world(1); in our area, so. TX(2)