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Bark louse

Myopsocus sp.


This small flying insect landed on my jacket while walking around a local lake. About 6mm long, long antennae, broadish head, wings closed to vertical.


In a local nature reserve at the edge of a large lake.


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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

So it thought I was a tree I suppose. :) (thanks)

MartinL 6 years ago

Bark lice, or louse, in this case.

Mark Ridgway
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Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 6, 2014
Submitted on Oct 8, 2014

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