Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Suborder Troctomorpha

please identify this tiny bug - Liposcelis Liposcelis..aka...wood lice or book lice Bedbug or Book Louse? Or something else? - Liposcelis Insect in Pantry - Liposcelis Mystery bug on a rock surface - Stimulopalpus japonicus Tropical barklouse - Stimulopalpus japonicus  Liposcelis  sp. - Liposcelis hirsutoides window critter - Liposcelis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Troctomorpha
Identification
Antennae with 14-15 segments, rarely with fewer segments (the only exception is the Palearctic genus Nephax which possess antennae of 13 segments), the flagellar segments beyond the fifth usually with secondary annulations. Labial palps 2-segmented. Forewing, when present, lacking sclerotized pterostigma. Tarsi 3-segmented.