thrips, Apterothrips secticornis  (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) - 0019010

Apterothrips secticornis (Trybom. 1896)

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Description: Brown color with abdominal craspeda and 8-segmented antenna; found on Asparagus and grasses; Distribution per the Crop Protection Compendium (CPC): Australia and New Zealand, Iceland, and unconfirmed in Chile, USA, New Zealand and Japan Also called Anaphothrips seticornis per CPC In San Francisco PPQ Collection Known to damage young leaves of Lucerne
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Image location: , United States

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Specimen in collection: No
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Name: John W. Dooley
Organization: USDA APHIS PPQ
Country: United States

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Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

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Image uploaded on Monday, January 01, 1990
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