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Snapshots

  1. Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae

    Snapshot Title: Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Psocodea - drawer 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    This looks like a tube-tailed thrips to me (Phlaeothripidae). We (probably )have no dedicated drawer for pinned thrips, as they are usually preserved in alcohol or slide-mounted (preferred).



  2. This poor psocodean must've fallen off!

    Snapshot Title: This poor psocodean must've fallen off!
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Psocodea - drawer 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    I can't say that I am convinced that pinning or pointing a psocodean is the best means of preservation. I think alcohol or slide-mounted preservation might be the way to go, but then again I am not a ...



  3. bark lice

    Snapshot Title: bark lice
    Taken by: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum

    Image: Psocodea - drawer 1
    Image Owner: NCSU Insect Museum ncsuinsectmuseum



    Description:

    bark lice specimens (Psocodea)