Ectopsocus briggsi

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Ectopsocus briggsi
Ectopsocus briggsi.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Psocoptera
Family: Ectopsocidae
Genus: Ectopsocus
Species: E. briggsi
Binomial name
Ectopsocus briggsi
(McLachlan, 1899)

Ectopsocus briggsi is a species of Psocoptera from Ectopsocidae family that can be found in Great Britain and Ireland. The species are Brownish-orange coloured.[1]


The species feed on trees such as:

They also feed on fruits such as apple, bramble, horse chestnut, lime, plum, sweet chestnut. Other than those they also like haystacks and leaf litter[1]