family Psocidae


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Noun1.family Psocidae - a family of small soft-bodied insects that feed on decaying vegetation; related to booklice
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Corrodentia, order Corrodentia, order Psocoptera, Psocoptera - an order of insects: includes booklice and bark-lice
psocid - small winged insect living on the bark and leaves of trees and feeding on e.g. fungi and decaying plant matter
genus Liposcelis, Liposcelis - a genus of Psocidae
genus Trogium, Trogium - a genus of Psocidae
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The monophyly of family Psocidae is supported by both morphological and molecular data (Johnson & Mockford 2003; Yoshizawa & Johnson 2008).
This suggests that family Psocidae is among the oldest psocopterans.
Molecular systematics of the barklouse family Psocidae (Insecta: Psocodea: "Psocoptera") and implications for morphological and behavioral evolution.