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Family Dasydemellidae - Shaggy Psocids

Teliapsocus conterminus Teliapsocus conterminus - female Barklouse nymphs - Teliapsocus conterminus Bark Louse - Teliapsocus conterminus Psocid? - Teliapsocus conterminus Teliapsocus conterminus Striped and Spotted Barklouse - Lateral - Teliapsocus conterminus - female Pennsylvania Barklouse for ID - Teliapsocus conterminus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Caeciliusetae
Family Dasydemellidae (Shaggy Psocids)
Explanation of Names
Dasydemellidae Mockford 1978
a single species in our area, ~40 spp. in 3 genera total(1)
mostly the Neotropics and S/SE Asia(1)