Molecular systematics of Psocomorpha (Psocoptera)

  title={Molecular systematics of Psocomorpha (Psocoptera)},
  author={Kevin P. Johnson and Edward L. Mockford},
  journal={Systematic Entomology},
Abstract.  Previous classification of the insect order Psocoptera has relied on morphological characters. Psocoptera are generally divided into three suborders: Trogiomorpha, Troctomorpha, and Psocomorpha. Traditional classification divides the Psocomorpha into four infraorders (Homilopsocidea, Caeciliusetae, Psocetae and Epipsocetae), but a recent morphological cladistic study removed Archipsocidae from Homilopsocidea and Hemipsocidae from Psocetae. We investigated the phylogenetic… 
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