Psocoptera

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Psocoptera

an order of insects; book lice found in dust and debris in many situations. Inconspicuous, soft-bodied insects which live on vegetable matter of various sorts and have no veterinary importance other than their ubiquity so that they are constantly suspected of causing disease.
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Species identified from eastern hemlock constitute the highest number of psocopteran species recorded from a single tree species.
Psocopterans collected (3,740) represented 44 species, 23 genera, and 11 families.