Engel, Michael S. Division of Entomology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas.
Last reviewed:August 2020
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An order of minute insects superficially resembling termites (Isoptera) or booklice (Psocoptera). Although species nest in decaying wood, they are of no economic importance. Interest in the group principally derives from their unique biology, anatomy, and evolutionary relationship to other insects.
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