Ptiloneuridae

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Ptiloneuridae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Psocoptera
Suborder: Psocomorpha
Infraorder: Epipsocetae
Family: Ptiloneuridae

Ptiloneuridae (literally "downy veins") is a family of Psocoptera belonging to the suborder Psocomorpha. Like the other members of the infra-order Epipsocetae, they have a labrum with two sclerotized ridges.

Sources[edit]

  • Lienhard, C. & Smithers, C. N. 2002. Psocoptera (Insecta): World Catalogue and Bibliography. Instrumenta Biodiversitatis, vol. 5. Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Genève.