Amphigerontia sp.

Bark Louse

Amphigerontia sp., Bark Lice, photo from West Virginia


Family: Psocidae

Subfamily: Amphigerontiinae

Tribe: Amphigerontiini


In his handbook of Canadian and U.S. Psocoptera, Mockford (1993) lists five species in this genus.

Photo location: Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia.

Determined by Dr. Edward L. Mockford, professor emeritus, Illinois State University.

American Insects site