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Epipsocidae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Suborder  Psocomorpha
Scientific name  Epipsocidae
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Psocoptera
Infraorder  Epipsocetae
Rank  Family
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Similar  Amphipsocidae, Pseudocaeciliidae, Elipsocidae, Archipsocidae, Ectopsocidae

Epipsocidae is a family of Psocoptera belonging to the suborder Psocomorpha, that includes, among others, the genera Epipsocus, Epipsocopsis, and the New Guinean endemic Dicropsocus. The only European species in the family is the (almost always) apterous Bertkauia lucifuga. Like the other members of the infra-order Epipsocetae, Epipsocidae have a labrum with two sclerotized ridges.

References

Epipsocidae Wikipedia


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