or bark louse
[ bahrk-lous ]
/ ˈbɑrkˌlaʊs /
noun, plural bark·lice [bahrk-lahys]. /ˈbɑrkˌlaɪs/.
any of numerous insects of the order Psocoptera that live on the bark of trees and other plants.
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