Phylogeny and higher classification of suborder Psocomorpha (Insecta: Psocodea: 'Psocoptera')

  title={Phylogeny and higher classification of suborder Psocomorpha (Insecta: Psocodea: 'Psocoptera')},
  author={Kazunori Yoshizawa},
  journal={Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society},
  • K. Yoshizawa
  • Published 1 November 2002
  • Biology
  • Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Phylogenetic relationships among all 24 families of suborder Psocomorpha (Insecta: Psocodea: ‘Psocoptera’) are inferred based on adult morphology. Monophyly of Psocomorpha is strongly supported by six autapomorphies. The presently accepted four infraorders − Psocetae, Homilopsocidea, Epipsocetae and Caeciliusetae − are regarded as monophyletic, but Archipsocidae and Hemipsocidae, previously assigned to Homilopsocidea and Psocetae, respectively, are regarded as the basalmost clades of the… 
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