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Species Elipsocus hyalinus

Psocodea - Elipsocus hyalinus Psocodea - Elipsocus hyalinus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Psocodea (Barklice, Booklice, and Parasitic Lice)
Suborder Psocomorpha
Infraorder Homilopsocidea
Family Elipsocidae (Damp Barklice)
Subfamily Elipsocinae
Genus Elipsocus
Species hyalinus (Elipsocus hyalinus)
Explanation of Names
Elipsocus hyalinus (Stephens 1836)
throughout Europe; in our area, Pacific Coast (BC-CA)(1)
foliage/branches of conifers(1)
"E. hyalinus in North America is restricted to the Pacific coast. It is much more widespread in Europe and most of its relatives seem to be European, so I strongly suspect it was introduced from Europe." --E.L. Mockford, pers.comm. to =v=, 6.ii.2013
Works Cited
1.North American Psocoptera
Edward L. Mockford. 1993. Sandhill Crane Press.