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30 April 2019 Peritroctes bengalensis Thornton and Wong in Texas, First Western Hemisphere Records and First Description of the Male, Macropterous Female, and Egg (Psocodea: ‘Psocoptera’: Pachytroctidae)
Edward L. Mockford, Diane W. Young
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Peritroctes bengalensis Thornton and Wong, originally described from West Bengal, India, is first recorded from the Western Hemisphere from three counties in south-central Texas. The description of the apterous female is augmented and the male, macropterous female, micropterous female, and egg are described.

Edward L. Mockford and Diane W. Young "Peritroctes bengalensis Thornton and Wong in Texas, First Western Hemisphere Records and First Description of the Male, Macropterous Female, and Egg (Psocodea: ‘Psocoptera’: Pachytroctidae)," Entomological News 128(3), 233-242, (30 April 2019). https://doi.org/10.3157/021.128.0303
Received: 4 February 2018; Accepted: 5 June 2018; Published: 30 April 2019
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‘Psocoptera’
augmented description
Peritroctes bengalensis
Western Hemisphere records
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