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Photo#603274
Common Barklouse - Blastopsocus lithinus - male

Common Barklouse - Blastopsocus lithinus - Male
Mobile (Dog River), Mobile County, Alabama, USA
December 22, 2011
Size: ~6mm
I don't think I've seen this one before. Thanks.

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Common Barklouse - Blastopsocus lithinus - male Common Barklouse - Blastopsocus lithinus - male Common Barklouse - Blastopsocus lithinus - male

Moved
Moved from Amphigerontiinae.

best guess, Blastopsocus (lithinus or close kin)

 
Hmmm ...
I was thinking Blastopsocus lithinus because of the median band on head, and banded abdomen, but no "dark pterostigma."

 
Indubitably!
I agree it sure looks like Blastopsocus lithinus. That pterostigma sure tells the genus and the abdominal banding looks right for that species. I'll bet a 6-pack that Mockford agrees too.

 
ID confirmed by E.L. Mockford: Blastopsocus lithinus
[back to our 6-packs, then. =v=]

 
Depends
... a 6-pack of what?

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