Image Number: 0019010

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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United States


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Thysanoptera
Suborder: Terebrantia
Family: Thripidae
Subfamily: Thripinae
Genus: Apterothrips
Subject: Apterothrips secticornis (Trybom. 1896)
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 1, 1990
Image last updated:
Sunday, January 24, 2016